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La Hija de La Chuparrosa

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Los milagros y las pasiones abundan en esta novela fascinante que ha sido aclamada como obra maestra. Es la historia de una joven Mexicana cuyas facultades para curar a los aflijidos le prestan aura de santa. Ella llega a realizar su destino sorprendiente entre las llamas de una revolucion naciente...mientras el pueblo se levanta, gritando su nombre.

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This historical novel is based on Urrea's real great-aunt Teresita, who had healing powers and was acclaimed as a saint. Urrea has researched historical accounts and family records for years to get an accurate story.

About the Author

Luis Alberto Urrea is the recipient of a Lannan Literary Award, an American Book Award, a Western States Book Award, and a Colorado Book Award, and he has been inducted into the Latino Literary Hall of Fame. His book, The Devil's Highway, was a finalist for the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for general nonfiction. He lives in Chicago

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ISBN:
9780316014342
Author:
Urrea, Luis Alberto
Publisher:
Back Bay Books
Translator:
Urrea, Enrique Hubbard
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Historical
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20060931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
Spanish
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
8.25x5.53x1.44 in. 1.05 lbs.

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