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Buried Mirror: Reflections on Spain & the New World

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Synopsis:

As the Los Angeles Times said: "Drawing expertly on five centuries of the cultural history of Europe and the Americas, Fuentes seeks to capture the spirit of the new, vibrant, and enduring civilization [in the New World] that began in Spain." Fuentes's singular success in this remarkable endeavor has made the book a classic in its field. (A Mariner Reissue).

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 366-384) and index.

About the Author

Carlos Fuentes is the author of more than a dozen novels, including Terra Nostra, The Old Gringo, The Crystal Frontier, and The Years with Laura Diaz, as well as numerous literary and political essays. He divides his time between Mexico City and London.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395479780
Subtitle:
Reflections on Spain and the New World
Author:
Fuentes, Carlos
Publisher:
Mariner Books
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Spain
Subject:
Latin america
Subject:
Latin America Civilization.
Subject:
Spain & Portugal
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
no. 1
Publication Date:
19990115
Binding:
Paperback
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
10 x 7 x 0.75 in 2.06 lb

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As the Los Angeles Times said: "Drawing expertly on five centuries of the cultural history of Europe and the Americas, Fuentes seeks to capture the spirit of the new, vibrant, and enduring civilization [in the New World] that began in Spain." Fuentes's singular success in this remarkable endeavor has made the book a classic in its field. (A Mariner Reissue).
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