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The Tree of Life: Stories of Civil War

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Synopsis:

The blight of political strife and social injustice color this richly textured short story collection about the passion and politics of civil war in El Salvador. The turmoil, intrigue and suffering have been captured and universalized in these beautifully wrought tales told from the perspective of the common man caught up in a confusing maelstrom. Not journalistic reportage but magic realism at its best, these tales are deceptively simple, linear and fresh.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781558851863
Subtitle:
Stories of Civil War
Translator:
Giersbach Rascon, Susan
Author:
Bencastro, Mario
Translator:
Rascon, Susan Giersbach
Author:
Rascon, Susan Giersbach
Publisher:
Arte Publico
Location:
Houston :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
General Fiction
Series Volume:
61
Publication Date:
19970101
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
8.39x5.44x.33 in. .42 lbs.

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Product details 112 pages Arte Publico Press - English 9781558851863 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The blight of political strife and social injustice color this richly textured short story collection about the passion and politics of civil war in El Salvador. The turmoil, intrigue and suffering have been captured and universalized in these beautifully wrought tales told from the perspective of the common man caught up in a confusing maelstrom. Not journalistic reportage but magic realism at its best, these tales are deceptively simple, linear and fresh.
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