Genesis (Memory of Fire Trilogy #1)

Genesis (Memory of Fire Trilogy #1)

by Eduardo Galeano
     
 

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ISBN-10: 156858444X

ISBN-13: 9781568584447

Pub. Date: 08/24/2010

Publisher: Nation Books


Genesis, the first volume in Eduardo Galeano’s Memory of Fire trilogy, is both a meditation on the clashes between the Old World and the New and, in the author’s words, an attempt to “rescue the kidnapped memory of all America.” It is a fierce, impassioned, and kaleidoscopic historical experience that takes us from the

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Genesis, the first volume in Eduardo Galeano’s Memory of Fire trilogy, is both a meditation on the clashes between the Old World and the New and, in the author’s words, an attempt to “rescue the kidnapped memory of all America.” It is a fierce, impassioned, and kaleidoscopic historical experience that takes us from the creation myths of the Makiritare Indians of the Yucatan to Columbus’s first, joyous moments in the New World to the English capture of New York.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781568584447
Publisher:
Nation Books
Publication date:
08/24/2010
Series:
Memory of Fire Trilogy Series, #1
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
480,211
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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