Monthly Archives: June 2011

  1. History of the Moors of Spain

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    June 25, 2011 by Robert Bovington

    “ History of the Moors of Spain” by M Florian A Review by Robert Bovington I have read a number …
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  2. George Orwell

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    June 17, 2011 by Robert Bovington

    Eric Arthur Blair (alias George Orwell) by Robert Bovington drawing by Robert Bovington George Orwell was English. So why, you …
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  3. Gerald Brenan by Robert Bovington

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    June 17, 2011 by Robert Bovington

    Gerald Brenan was an English writer who spent much of his life in Spain and who has written a number …
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  4. "Familiar Spanish Travels” by William Dean Howells

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    June 17, 2011 by Robert Bovington

    A review by Robert Bovington William Dean Howells (1837 – 1920) In October 1911, American William Dean Howells travelled to …
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  5. Glories of Spain by Charles W. Wood

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    June 17, 2011 by Robert Bovington

    A Review by Robert Bovington “Glories of Spain” was published in 1901 and describes the travels and adventures of Charles …
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  6. Castilian Days by John Hay

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    June 17, 2011 by Robert Bovington

    Castilian Days by John Hay A Review by Robert Bovington Castilian Days I enjoyed this book. Unlike many travel books …
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  7. A Long Hard Slog

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    June 17, 2011 by Robert Bovington

    Spanish Steps – Travels With My Donkey by Tim Moore A Review by Robert Bovington I found this book annoying, …
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