ô Podul cu trei arce ☆ E-Pub Author ↠ Ismail Kadare world war i – wildweaves.co.uk

Podul cu trei arceEu, c lug rul Gjon, fiul lui Gjorg Ukcama, tiind c pre limba noastr nc nimic nu s a scris despre podul de peste Ujana cea Rea, ba chiar continu s se vorbeasc despre el vrute i nevrute, mul ime de scorneli i vorbe mincinoase, acum, c nd podul a fost deja ispr vit i chiar stropit n trei r nduri cu s nge, la temelie i pe culme, m am hot r t s i a tern cronica pe h rtie n prim vara lui 1377, pe malul r ului Ujana cea Rea, la debarcaderul pluta ului, un necunoscut cade scuturat de convulsii Semn dumnezeiesc, conchide imediat unul din c l torii martori ai nt mpl rii C lug rul Gjon se ndoie te de mesajul divin, dar lucrurile sunt de acum puse n mi care Contele Gjika, st p nul locului, permite construirea unui pod de piatr , care s i pun c p stru Ujanei ns apa nu pare s i accepte nfr ngerea, iar picioarele podului, la care lucreaz con structorii ziua, se surp noaptea S fie m na celor care administreaz plutele i nu vor s i piard c tigurile, sau podul are nevoie, cum spune str vechea balad balcanic , de zidirea unui om ntre pietrele sale Indiferent de r spuns, podul cu trei arce se ntemeiaz pe crim n cronica lui, c lug rul Gjon Ukcama spune povestea podului, consemn nd minciuna, adic ceea ce se vede, i adev rul, cel care nu se vede i deslu ind n faptele nfrico toare semnele funeste ale unei tragedii mult mai mari care amenin Bizan ul i Balcanii. New Read [ Podul cu trei arce ] Author [ Ismail Kadare ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – wildweaves.co.uk

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  1. In 1377 a monk, Gjon John Ukcama, begins his chronicle of the events of that time in his corner of Albania What follows is a mesmerizing, frightening tale It can be read on several levels the straightforward narrative of a bridge being built over a raging river, the Ujana e Keqe Wild waters , its construction undermined by sabotage and bitter rivalry between two entities Boats Rafts and Roads Bridges Byz...

  2. Only red blood in common A babble of languages Their music this stupor, this hashish dissolved in the air in the form of song Their dervishes with ragged clothes that look like hair, and with hair that looks like rags The differences between Europe and Ottoman Asia, suddenly at Albania s borders.Butdifferences between us and them come before that among people of the Balkans themselves Obscured competition for the profits of commerce come to this small principality from outside, Only red blood in common A babble of languages Their music this stupor, this hashish dissolved in the air in the form of song Their dervishes with ragged clothes that look like hair, and with hair that looks like rags The differences between Europe and Ottoman Asia, suddenly at Albania s borders.Butdifferences between us and them come before that among people of the Balkans themselves Obscured competition for the profits of commerce come to this small principality from outside, places where no one has been Someone we ne...

  3. An short book based around various legends of interning a body into a structure in this case a bridge as a type of sacrifice But the story isabout the various Albanian clans whose petty in fighting are carried out instead of focusing themselves on the real threat of the burgeo...

  4. The story is set in 1377, and our narrator is an Albanian monk, who watches as the Turkish armies gather over the Balkan Peninsula With a few deft strokes Kidare conveys the great extent of political and economic shifts occurring in Europe in the late Middle Ages the collapse of Byzantium, the spread of an international currency and the formation of large financial conglomerates, some of them complicit with the emerging Turkish imperial expansion.A picture is created of a community in the grip The story is set in 1377, and our narrator is an Albanian monk, who watch...

  5. My rating may not be totally objective I was about to give it four stars actually but this novel s core is a legend my father told me when I was a little girl the legend of Rozafa so I guess it really resonates in me, on a personal level.Anyway, in this novel Kadare analyses the relationship between legends and reality He tends to demonstrate how legends can be have been used for treacherous purposes conceal a crime for example.But as a master...

  6. I thought this book was fantastic Kadare s story is short, almost a novella, and yet it is layered with issues of every shape and size, from mythology and religion to war and architecture There are hints of fable and satire in this ...

  7. The Three Arched Bridge, written in Albania between 1976 and 1978, is based on a myth of sacrifice and creation, which also appears in other works by Kadare, and is present in different versions throughout the Balkans The legend is about three brothers, all masons, whose efforts to build a castle were in vain because everything built during daytime was destroyed by an unknown force at night After having unsuccessfully worked for a long time, the masons are told by a wise man that the construct The Three Arched Bridge, written in Albania between 1976 and 1978, is based on a myth ...

  8. 3.5 stars

  9. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here Sometimes the best stories are those that are told simply, without flash or Hollywood style suspense The Three Arched Bridge is that kind of story It s told in the form of a chronicle, narrated by a medieval Christian monk named Gjon.On one level the novel is about the competition between, what are essentially, two companies Boats Rafts transport the people across the river Roads Bridges arrives to build a bridge to take the people over it The two opposing sides attempt to influ Sometimes the best stories are those that are told simply, without flash or Hollywood style suspense The Three Arched Bridge is that kind of story It s told in the form of a chronicle, narrated by a medieval Christian monk named Gjon.On one level the novel is about the competition between, what are essentially, two companies Boats Rafts transport the people across the river Roads Bridges arrives to build a bridge to take the people over it The two opposing sides attempt to influence their potential customers with propaganda and espionage utilizing legend and local superstition...

  10. Set in 1377 and narrated by an Albanian monk, this at first doesn t seem an attractive read but I m a fan of Ismail Kadare so gave it a go It didn t disappoint In his usual style of weaving Albanian folk tales with history The Three Arched Bridge tells ...