Novés

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Novés, Spain

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Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile-La Mancha
Province Toledo
Municipality Novés
Area
 • Total 42 km2 (16 sq mi)
Elevation 573 m (1,880 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,911
 • Density 45.5/km2 (118/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Novés is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain. According to the 2006 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 1911 inhabitants.

In his autobiographical trilogy The Forging of a Rebel, the Spanish writer Arturo Barea sets one chapter "The Lost Village" in Novés, using it as a microcosm of the social and political tensions building up to the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War.

Coordinates: 40°02′53″N 4°16′16″W / 40.048°N 4.271°W / 40.048; -4.271