Africanus: Hijo del Consul (Africanus: Son of the Consul) is the first book of a trilogy by Santiago Posteguillo which may well be the most. Santiago Posteguillo is senior lecturer in English Language and Linguistics at the Universitat Jaume I, Castellón, Spain. He is also president of the Eur. Santiago Posteguillo has 28 books on Goodreads with ratings. Santiago Posteguillo’s most popular book is Africanus: El hijo del cónsul (Publio Corn.

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We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. It seems unlikely that Cneius Scipio played as great a role as Posteguillo depicts in the military training of his nephews Publius and Lucius Scipio. He was Consul in B. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Africanus 1/El hijo del consul

Now, through Africanus, I for the first time understand the greatest value of historical fiction: Learn more at Author Central. To translate into English an expert will be required familiar in the Punic Wars. Only 1 left in stock – order soon. Santiago Posteguillo Average rating: Recent Posts Book Review: The Best Books of A child got the name of his father, Publio Cornelio Escipion, who was consul of Rome during the first year of that war. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Santiago Posteguillo.

La historia somos todos. Ian James Ross write-in. Premio Planeta Volumen independiente Spanish Edition. Posteguillo started by writing crime novels, and during his time as a student at Valencia he used to write poetry. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.


The Carthaginians defended Hispania in a very different manner than that in which they will defend the walls of their capital, the temples of their gods, pisteguillo alters and their hearths; when their terrified wives will attend them on the way to battle and their little children will run to them.

Historia entretenida, un poco largas las descripcionesambientales. In fact it seems more likely that Fabius and Varro detested each other.

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I found it posteguilllo, alive, filling my imagination and possessing my mind when I wasn’t reading, and absorbing the totality of my mind when I was. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The book also delves into the life and motivations of Hannibal, the Carthaginian general who took an army over the Alps to invade Rome. Santiago Posteguillo recrea en esta novela la vida de un personaje apasionante.

But the feeling for Roman life and values of the 3rd century BCE comes to life. The book also delves into the life and motivations of Hannibal, the Carthaginian general who took an army over the Alps to invade Italy. And Africanus and his family and postegujllo and contemporaries come to life. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.

This page was last edited on 7 Mayat Hijo del Consul Africanus: I consider this book as a masterpiece. Fabius forced Scipio to africanks the task of leading the legions V and VI which stayed neglected for a long time in Sicily.


My view of historical novels has totally changed after these two books. Valencia Noticias in Spanish.

Print edition must be purchased new and sold by Amazon. Hannibal by Patrick N. He has become known for a number of novels set in Ancient Romeespecially his Scipio Africanus and Trajan trilogies.

The Death of Carthage. This time, his life is in danger as an assassination plot is being prepared. When asked by Posteuillo about his past he says “Servitude, merchant, ruined, beggary, military service, beggary again, semi-slavery and always misery.

Low to High Price: A collection of short stories in which the author takes a look at some events of literature, revealing some of its secrets: Only 9 left in stock – order soon.

Historical Fiction English Language: Yes, it’s still true that the historical record is filled out by fiction, which means that it is the author’s interpretation of the characters’ psychology, and africanjs author’s imagination filling in the blanks. Get to Know Us. The same year he revised the three novels, now bestsellers. Escritores malditos, escritoras olvidadas 4.

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