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Encyclopedia > Arturo Pérez Reverte
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Spanish stamp (2002) tribute to Captain Alatriste

Arturo Pérez-Reverte (b. 1951) is a Spanish novelist and journalist. Born in Cartagena, Spain. He worked as war reporter for twenty-one years (1973 - 1994). He started his journalist career writing for Pueblo (extinct newspaper) and then for Televisión Española (the Spanish state-owned television). His first novel was released in 1986. Global Metrics Human security Major Armed Conflicts: Total Deaths in Battle: 700,000 people Violent Deaths caused by Government (Other than War): Violent Deaths caused by other humans: Juvenile Violent Crime: Political security Nations Holding Multi-party Elections: Percentage Living under a Fully Democratic System of Governance: Free Countries: Percentage... The Kingdom of Spain or Spain (Spanish and Galician: Reino de España or España; Catalan: Regne dEspanya; Basque: Espainiako Erresuma) is a country located in the southwest of Europe. ... A novel is an extended work of written, narrative, prose fiction, usually in story form; the writer of a novel is a novelist. ... A journalist is a person engaged in the profession of journalism. ... For other places of the same name, see Cartagena Cartagena is a seaport in southeast Spain on the Mediterranean Sea, in the autonomous community of Murcia. ... Televisión Española (TVE) is the national state-owned public-service television broadcaster in Spain. ... 1986 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


He is now a member of the Real Academia Española, a position he holds since June 12, 2003. The Real Academia Española ( Spanish for Royal Spanish Academy; often RAE) is the institution responsible for regulating the Spanish language. ... June 12 is the 163rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (164th in leap years), with 202 days remaining. ... 2003 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, and also: The International Year of Freshwater The European Disability Year Events January January 1 - Luíz Inácio Lula Da Silva becomes the 37th President of Brazil. ...


Selected bibliography in English

  • The Fencing Master (1988)
  • The Flanders Panel (1990)
  • The Club Dumas (1993)
  • The Seville Communion (1995)
  • Captain Alatriste (1996)
  • The Nautical Chart (2000)
  • The Queen of the South (2002)

1988 is a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1990 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1993 is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003) Events Media:January January 1 - Czechoslovakia divides. ... 1995 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1996 is a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... 2000 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Pérez-Reverte on the screen

The Ninth Gate is a Spanish/French mystery movie based on the novel The Club Dumas by Arturo Pérez-Reverte. ... Roman Polanski Roman Polanski (born August 18, 1933) is a French/Polish film director and actor. ... 1999 is a common year starting on Friday of the Common Era, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Alatriste is a film-in-progress by the Spanish director Agustín Díaz Yanes, based on the main character of a series of novels written by Arturo Pérez-Reverte, Las aventuras del Capitán Alatriste (The Adventures of Captain Alatriste in English). ... 2005 is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Captain Alatriste (El capitán Alatriste) is a series of books by Spanish author Arturo Pérez-Reverte. ...

External links

  • Official Website (http://www.perez-reverte.com/)
  • Official Website (in Spanish) (http://www.capitanalatriste.com/)

 
 

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