and introduced me to those of his cousins who still live in this delightful village. He showed me where his mother had lived her younger years. It was good background for my second read of the book.
The book is especially interesting to readers who like to view history from the perspective of the common people who lived in the times. Spain went through enormous changes during the life of Frank's mother, and how she and her family viewed them and faced them makes for fine reading.
Perhaps in future years the book will also be printed in Spanish.