This book is included in the collection of classic texts adapted by Grupo de Investigacion UAM-Facil Lectura (easy-reading), of the Universidad Autonoma de Madrid. The adaptation of the texts is adjusted to the capacities of reading comprehension pointed out by the Common European Framework of Reference and the Curriculum Guidelines for teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language from the Cervantes Institute. Zalacain, as with the rest of the manuals from this collection, presents a brief introduction that explains its characteristics and peculiarities. This book offers, in its first pages, the author's introduction and a presentation of the original work. It is followed by an adapted and illustrated text, and some didactic activities to work on the reading comprehension skills. At the end of the book, it has published a key to the activities proposed and a multilingual glossary (English, French, German, Italian and Portuguese) with some relevant vocabulary. Its aim is to offer help to the learner. There is no Audio CD with this adapted text. The reading level is intermediate level (with 2.0
00 different lexical words), and conforms to to the B1 level from the Common European Framework of Reference for languages.