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Buenos Aires: A Cultural and Literary Companion (Cities of the Imagination)

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Publisher Comments:

Wilson explores this contradictory and culturally rich city by tracing its development from remote ranching settlement to modern metropolis. Taking landmarks as starting points for a journey of discovery, he looks at the events, people, and writing that have shaped modern Buenos Aires and its cultural life. Maps & illustrations.

Book News Annotation:

Intended for readers unfamiliar with Argentine history and culture, Wilson (Latin American and Spanish literature, U. College, London, England) explores the contradictory and culturally rich history of Buenos Aires through the events, people, and literature that have shaped the city. Fuzzy but evocative b&w photographs.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 240-242) and indexes.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781566563475
Author:
Wilson, Jason
Publisher:
Interlink Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
History
Subject:
Miscellanea
Subject:
South American
Subject:
South America
Subject:
Buenos aires (argentina)
Subject:
Buenos Aires
Subject:
Latin America - South America
Subject:
South America - General
Subject:
Buenos Aires (Argentina) History.
Subject:
TRAVEL / South America
Copyright:
Series:
Cities of the Imagination
Series Volume:
105-721
Publication Date:
20070331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.03x5.32x.81 in. .69 lbs.

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