Recommended article: treasures rescued from the archives

“For Bouza, moreover, the archives are the funniest places in the world. The best? Simancas, “the heart of the absolute forest, a fortress full of treasures”. And, for two years, the National Historical Archive of Spain, "an inexhaustible source of true treasures" that shelters more than 50.000 files only in the Councils section, which is where the investigation is carried out. Bouza has lived there since the funding from the Ministry of Science and Innovation allowed him to investigate the process by which licenses were granted to print books in Castile, which has allowed him to review thousands of files that indicate, book by book and author by author , when permission was granted, and who had approved or censored it.”

Extract from an article by Nuria Azancot published in El cultural. Read complete.

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