Trotsky in Barcelona

April 22nd, 2009 | by nick |

Another quote. Trotsky was escorted under arrest through the port of Barcelona in 1916. He wrote about the city in his diary:

“Big Spanish-French kind of city. Like Nice in a hell of factories. Smoke and flames on the one hand, flowers and fruit on the other”

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