Synopses & Reviews
A fascinating biography of the city and its Catalan hinterland, early history and modern developement. Covers everything from the civil war to modern nightlife.
This title is a personal and carefully research account of Barcelona, from its founding to its huge growth in the 19th century. The author covers the city's: history; art and architecture; great churches and museums; cafes; port life; restaurants and fashionable nightclubs.