Prisoner without a Name, Cell without a Number / Edition 1

Prisoner without a Name, Cell without a Number / Edition 1

by Jacobo Timerman, Arthur Miller
     
 

ISBN-10: 0299182444

ISBN-13: 9780299182441

Pub. Date: 09/01/2002

Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press

The Americas, Ilan Stavans, Series Editor

Winner of a 1982 Los Angeles Times Book Prize

Selected by the New York Times for "Books of the Century"

With a new introduction by Ilan Stavans and a new foreword by Arthur Miller.

Author Biography: Jacobo Timerman (1923-1999) was born in the Ukraine, moved with his family to Argentina in 1928, and was

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The Americas, Ilan Stavans, Series Editor

Winner of a 1982 Los Angeles Times Book Prize

Selected by the New York Times for "Books of the Century"

With a new introduction by Ilan Stavans and a new foreword by Arthur Miller.

Author Biography: Jacobo Timerman (1923-1999) was born in the Ukraine, moved with his family to Argentina in 1928, and was deported to Israel in 1980. He returned to Argentina in 1984. Founder of two Argentine weekly newsmagazines in the 1960s and a commentator on radio and television, he was best-known as the publisher and editor of the newspaper La Opinión from 1971 until his arrest in 1977. An outspoken champion of human rights and freedom of the press, he criticized all repressive governments and organizations, regardless of their political ideologies. His other books include The Longest War: Israel in Lebanon; Cuba: A Journey; and Chile: A Death in the South.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780299182441
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date:
09/01/2002
Series:
THE AMERICAS Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
609,077
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

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