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Antes de la tele/Before the TV Yvan Pommaux

Antes de la tele/Before the TV

Yvan Pommaux

Published November 30th 2005
ISBN : 9788484702146
Hardcover
44 pages
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Housing and modern conveniences are scarce in post-WWII Spain. Eight-year-old Juan Romero lives with his family in a small, uncomfortable apartment. But Juan senses his world is slowly modernizing?his mother now works at the telephone exchange, forMoreHousing and modern conveniences are scarce in post-WWII Spain. Eight-year-old Juan Romero lives with his family in a small, uncomfortable apartment. But Juan senses his world is slowly modernizing?his mother now works at the telephone exchange, for instance?and wonders what the changes will bring. Soon, his father will purchase their first car and TV set and they will move to a better residence. Using a comic book layout reminiscent of Tintin, French author/illustrator Pommaux documents Spanish neighborhood life in great detail.