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The Spaniards in Their History

The Spaniards in Their History

By Ramón Menéndez Pidal

Norton, 1950, 251 pp.

An essay on the "permanent identity" of the Spanish character by an eminent and venerable scholar; an effort to rise above and interpret that dualism which on occasion has led to the epitaph: "Here lies half Spain, it died at the hands of the other half."