El asesino ciego (The Blind Assassin)

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Avilion, una mansión familiar convertida en símbolo de una época perdida. Un matrimonio movido por la codicia. Un amor clandestino y una pasión irrenunciable. El estallido de la guerra. Iris Chase, ya anciana, invoca el pasado con la distancia y el escepticismo de quien no tiene nada que perder. Su mirada lúcida e irónica se pasea por los salones poblados de sedas, gasas y plumas de avestruz. Contempla las huelgas, cierres de fábricas y el idealismo de los jóvenes comunistas; los viajes en lujosos transatlánticos...

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Overview

Avilion, una mansión familiar convertida en símbolo de una época perdida. Un matrimonio movido por la codicia. Un amor clandestino y una pasión irrenunciable. El estallido de la guerra. Iris Chase, ya anciana, invoca el pasado con la distancia y el escepticismo de quien no tiene nada que perder. Su mirada lúcida e irónica se pasea por los salones poblados de sedas, gasas y plumas de avestruz. Contempla las huelgas, cierres de fábricas y el idealismo de los jóvenes comunistas; los viajes en lujosos transatlánticos y los encuentros en sórdidas pensiones. Y al recordar, arranca máscaras, descubre la relación que la unía con su hermana Laura y los hechos que marcaron el destino de ésta, observa las consecuencias de sus actos de juventud y busca, sobre todo busca, justicia, desvelar la verdad y con ella encontrar el amor y el perdón.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9788496546318
  • Publisher: Ediciones B
  • Publication date: 7/15/2010
  • Language: Spanish
  • Edition description: Spanish-language Edition
  • Pages: 400
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 7.80 (h) x 1.40 (d)

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