El Terremoto de San Salvador: Narracion de un Superviviente

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Written within hours of the catastrophe on Corpus Thursday in 1917, this narrative describes the events that unfolded after one of the most severe earthquakes in Salvadorean history. As this survivor recalls the atmosphere of fear that prevailed in the aftermath of the disaster he exposes his audacity as both a writer and a journalist.
 

Escrito a pocas horas de diferencia de ocurrida la catástrofe, este cuento narra lo sucedido tras lo ...

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Overview


Written within hours of the catastrophe on Corpus Thursday in 1917, this narrative describes the events that unfolded after one of the most severe earthquakes in Salvadorean history. As this survivor recalls the atmosphere of fear that prevailed in the aftermath of the disaster he exposes his audacity as both a writer and a journalist.
 

Escrito a pocas horas de diferencia de ocurrida la catástrofe, este cuento narra lo sucedido tras lo que fue él más fuerte de los terremotos ocurridos en la historia reciente de El Salvador, durante la noche del jueves de Corpus de 1917. Describiendo la atmósfera de miedo que existió tras los eventos descritos en este libro, éste sobreviviente deja expuesta su audacia como autor y periodista.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9789589393987
  • Publisher: Villegas Editores
  • Publication date: 8/1/2006
  • Series: Villegas Cronica Series
  • Edition description: Spanish-language Edition
  • Pages: 244
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author


Porfirio Barba Jacob is the pseudonym of Miguel Ángel Osorio, who was a poet and the author of Canciones y elegías, Poemas intemporales, and Rosas negras.
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