Adventures of a Young Man(1939)
(The first book in the District of Columbia series)
A novel by John Dos Passos
In a novel that closely parallels author John Dos Passos's own ideological struggles during the Spanish Civil War, protagonist Glenn Spotswood, an American, travels to Spain to fight on the Republican side. There, Spotswood joins the Communist Party to help establish a more just society, but his idealism quickly degrades under the stress of party orthodoxy and hypocrisy.
Used availability for John Dos Passos's Adventures of a Young Man
May 1984 : USA Hardback
September 2015 : USA Paperback