Cwmardy the Story of a Welsh Mining Vall Lewis Jones download for kindle |

A polemic novel about the exploitation of the working-class in industrial South Wales, telling of an uprising from the mining community of Cwmardy. As Dai Smith has observed, it’s perhaps more interesting as a piece of social documentary than a work of literature, but if you like your socialism with a dash of violence, Lewis Jones might be for you. The National Library of Wales. Cymraeg Home Tithe Maps Newspapers Journals Catalogue Other Resources. Contact Us Register Discover Search; Catalogue; Library Resources. Lewis Jones served on Glamorgan County Council as a Communist. His premature death in 1939 at the age of 42 was caused by his heart giving out when he addressed over 30 meetings in defence of the Spanish Republic in the course of one day. Cwmardy was published in 1937 two years prior to his death. The epic industrial novels of the 1930s, Cwmardy and We Live are published together here for the first time. In Cwmardy, Big Jim, collier and ex-Boer War soldier, and his partner Sian endure the impact of strikes, riots, and war, while their son Len emerges as a sharp thinker and dynamic political organizer.

Get this from a library! Cwmardy: the story of a Welsh mining village. [Lewis Jones]. Apr 28, 2020 · Lewis Jones served on Glamorgan County Council as a Communist. His premature death in 1939 at the age of 42 was caused by his heart giving out when he addressed over 30 meetings in defence of the Spanish Republic in the course of one day. Cwmardy was published in 1937 two years prior to his death. Lewis Jones 1897-1939 Lewis Jones is regarded as one of the finest of modern British novelists. He wrote two working class novels Cwmardy 1937 and We Live 1939, which are generally recognised as being outstanding depictions of life in the South Wales mining valleys.

Cwmardy: the story of a Welsh mining valley Gweithredydd gwleidyddol a nofelydd oedd Lewis Jones. Roedd yn ffigwr blaenllaw yn y rhan fwyaf o wrthdrawiadau diwydiannol dechrau’r 20fed ganrif, er enghraifft Streic Gyffredinol 1926, protestiadau yn erbyn y Prwaf Moddion a gyflwynwyd yn y 1930au, a’r gorymdeithiau newyn enwog i Lundain – 1932, 1934 ac 1936. If its predecessor volume Cwmardy is an example of sensational realism then Lewis Jones’s follow-up novel We Live dollops out plenty more of the same. Our hero, Len, is by now a fully committed Communist, and the book, if anything, is about collective. Cwmardy: the story of a Welsh mining valley / by Lewis Jones; [introduction by David Smith] Jones, Lewis, 1897-1939 [ Book: 1978 ]. Nov 16, 2009 · So, a communist activist, miner, public speaker and thinker in the 1930s is encouraged by friends to write a working men's story of the Welsh valleys, to give the world a glimpse at what it is like to live there and then, for regular people. The result is Cwmardy. I have not read its sequel, included in this double bill, We Live.

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