As a designer and GURPS player who makes a lot of house rules, I’m curious if rpgpundit or anyone else who knows Capitan Alatriste would. Captain Alatriste is a series of novels by Spanish author Arturo Pérez-Reverte. It deals with the Las aventuras del capitán Alatriste (“Captain Alatriste”, ; UK & USA ): In , Diego Alatriste and Italian sword-for-hire Gualterio. This Spanish role-playing game is based on a series of novels written by Arturo Pérez-Reverte, about a fictional Seventeenth-Century Spanish swordsman and.

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If excessively worn, they will be alatristee as “tray worn. Or, were his instructions to kill them? Then, he gets an offer he can’t refuse–ambush two mysterious Englishmen–just wound them a little and take some documents.

At pages, this is a very accessable novel for non native speakers of Spanish. The Spanish isn’t hard although he does use some words I couldn’t find in my Spanish-English dictionary.

Many of my students have gone on to read additional novels in the series after taking my class. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. AS don Francisco de Quevedo would say: Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Bienvenido pues al Madrid de Alatriste. Add all three qlatriste Cart Add all three to List.


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Share your thoughts with other customers. It is a fun saga, written in the Spanish fashion of the time but very easy to read, humorous, heart touching and entertaining. GeekGold Bonus for All Supporters at a,atriste end: Si te gusto y quedastes facinado y no pudistes saciar tu hambre por mas aventuras del Capitan Diego A. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

From the back of the book in English He was not the msot honest nor the most pius man, but he was a brave man With this novel, the reader gets both a good swashbuckling adventure and a history lesson. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

What makes the Diego Alatriste character interesting and sets him apart, is that he is an active participant in Spain’s Golden Age. If you have any questions or comments regarding grading or anything else, please send e-mail to nobleknight nobleknight.

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I’m sure the translation is just as good but there are nuances in the Spanish language that make this book even more enjoyable to read. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Since the narrator is a young kid roughly the same age as the students themselves, they seem able to connect through time to the characters. Still in the original factory shrink wrap, with condition visible through shrink noted. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.


Reviewed by Louis N. I won’t give away the plot. This book is part of a series on swashbuckling captain Alatriste. A great read, for teens and adults equally.

The story is told by his thirteen year old page, Inigo Balboa, who relates the exploits of his master, the famed artists and poets who cross their path, the comedy performance that ends in a sword-fight, and the unforeseeable events that flow from the ambush of the Englishmen. Showing of 58 reviews. Poor Extremely well used and has major flaws, which may be too numerous to mention.

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This is one of those novels where the atmosphere is as good as the action.