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Memory of Fire Trilogy #01: Genesis

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Genesis, the first volume in Eduardo Galeanos Memory of Fire trilogy, is both a meditation on the clashes between the Old World and the New and, in the authors 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 Columbuss first, joyous moments in the New World to the English capture of New York.

About the Author

Eduardo Galeano‘s works, which have been translated into twenty-eight languages, include Memory of Fire (three volumes); Open Veins of Latin America; Soccer in Sun and Shadow; Days and Nights of Love and War; The Books of Embraces; Upside Down; and Mirrors. Born in Montevideo, he lived in exile in Argentina and Spain for years before returning to Uruguay. He was the recipient of the first Lannan Prize for Cultural Freedom and the front-runner for Spain's esteemed Cervantes award.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781568584447
Author:
Galeano, Eduardo
Publisher:
Nation Books
Translator:
Belfrage, Cedric
Subject:
Latin America - General
Subject:
Latin america
Subject:
Americas (North Central South West Indies)
Subject:
World History-General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Memory of Fire Trilogy
Series Volume:
01
Publication Date:
20100831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 9
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in
Age Level:
from 18

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