Curfew

Curfew

by Jose Donoso, Alfred J. Mac Adam
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1560004509

ISBN-13: 9781560004509

Pub. Date: 04/06/2000

Publisher: Transaction Large Print

Jose Donoso has created a hauntingly beautiful novel of contemporary Chile and the human condition. Curfew takes place during a twenty-four-hour period in January 1985. Matilde Neruda, widow of the Nobel Prize-winning poet, has just passed away and Chile's various factions rally to turn the event to their advantage. For Pinochet's junta it represents a

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Jose Donoso has created a hauntingly beautiful novel of contemporary Chile and the human condition. Curfew takes place during a twenty-four-hour period in January 1985. Matilde Neruda, widow of the Nobel Prize-winning poet, has just passed away and Chile's various factions rally to turn the event to their advantage. For Pinochet's junta it represents a chance to assert political authority; for the intellectuals who had basked in Neruda's light, it is an opportunity to grab the spoils of the estate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560004509
Publisher:
Transaction Large Print
Publication date:
04/06/2000
Edition description:
Large Print
Pages:
430
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.70(d)

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