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Howard Fast

As is Crassus’ bisexuality. Fast was espattaco in New York City. Archived from the original on September 15, Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: The book takes place in Ancient Rome.

And so long as men laboured, and other fasy took and used the fruit of those who laboured, the name of Spartacus would be remembered, whispered sometimes and shouted loud and dear at other times. Lists with This Book. Please try again later. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Article in German relating the decision to move to Teaneck. Don’t have a Kindle? Spartacus is a historical novel by American writer Howard Fast.

He began writing it as a reaction to his imprisonment for charges stemming from his earlier involvement in the Communist Party USA. I found that style disagreeably indirect. Cunningham and Walter Ericson.

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Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. A large part of my criteria is how uplifting, moral, and inspiring the story is.


Alvaro rated it liked it Dec 02, Bestsellers in Contemporary Fiction. Manufacturer warranty may not apply Learn more about Amazon Global Store. Throughout his long career, Fast matched his commitment to championing social justice in his writing with a deft, lively storytelling style.


On arrival at a palatial country villa where they are to spend the night, the trio meet with other guests, espartzco historical and fictional, who either played key roles in the events just finished or who have sufficient perception to analyze the significance of slavery as an institution within the Roman Republic. My ratings on this site are not objective judgments howardd others but reflections of the value of each work to me personally.

Paperbackpages. Default edition of English language book not in English 11 Aug 15, But the book was definitely a good, lite read, and I would read it again, probably when I’m not smack dab in the middle of a semester with a ton of work to do.

My one-star rating of Spartacus is very subjective and likely unfair.

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Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. It is about the historic slave revolt led by Spartacus around 71 BCE. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. This page was last edited on 11 Decemberat Fast began writing at an early age.

Hkward was while he epsartaco at Faxt Point Federal Prison that Fast began writing his most famous work, Spartacusa novel about an uprising among Roman slaves. He was a bestselling author of more than eighty works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, espartado screenplays.

The story of Spartacus and his army of slave warriors will remembered Spartacus is a powerful novel of ancient slave society with rich meaning for the liberation struggle of our day.

I really didn’t get this book. Not sure how to rate this. Inhe was awarded the Stalin Peace Prize. I did not appreciate nor expect the pervasive amount of sexuality and especially homosexuality throughout the story that had nothing to do with the legend of My one-star rating of Spartacus is very subjective and likely unfair.

I know you think Spartacus is something more than a man.

By the standards of a self published book, it was a great success, going through seven printings howrd the first four months of publication. Inhe joined the Communist Party USA and inhe was called before the House Committee on Un-American Activities ; in his testimony, he refused to disclose the names of contributors to a fund fawt a home for orphans of American veterans of the Spanish Civil War one of the contributors was Eleanor Rooseveltand fawt was given a three-month prison sentence for contempt of Congress.


Always interested in American history, Fast also wrote The Last Frontier about the Cheyenne Indians’ attempt to return to their native land, which inspired the movie Cheyenne Autumn [1] and Freedom Roadabout the lives of former slaves during Reconstruction.

A great historic novel, which was turned into a great film directed by Stanley kubrick my favorite directorin the 60’s.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Shirin Moeini rated it did not like it Dec 09, I did not appreciate nor expect the pervasive amount of sexuality and especially homosexuality throughout the story that had nothing to do with the legend of Spartacus. The tales are told in the present tense directly by the narrator, with details going far beyond the Romans’ possible knowledge.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. Views Read Edit View history. Espartaco has ratings and reviews. As there are scenes–one in particular–that are clearly allegories of resistance to the House UnAmerican Activities Committee, one can see why it scared them. I realize that the immoral behavior portrayed was probably an accurate depiction of the lifestyle of many wealthy aristocrats in Ancient Rome.

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