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Author of the novel, "Le Grand Voyage," published in English as "the Long Voyage" and also as "The Cattle Truck."
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I came to believe that Communist rule was the most tragic event of the 20th century.
He was born to a Spanish Republican Diplomat who was posted to The Hague in the Netherlands during the civil war. He was also the grandson of Antonio Maura. After Franco's victory, the family moved to Paris, France. He studied philosophy at the Sorbonne and joined the Spanish Communist Party and the French Resistance during World War II. He was arrested by the German Gestapo and sent to ...