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Unfinished Conquest: The Guatemalan Tragedy

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Publisher Comments:

Spanning the years of civil war in Guatemala, Unfinished Conquest portrays an embattled country facing the third cycle of a conquest that began when the conquistadors arrived in the sixteenth century. As personal narrative weaves with reportage and oral testimony, we meet the victims, champions, and villains of a society torn apart by violence and injustice.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-369) and index.

About the Author

Victor Perera (1934-2003) was novelist and writer whose books include Rites: A Guatemalan Boyhood (1985) and The Last Lords of Palenque (California, 1986).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520079656
Subtitle:
The Guatemalan Tragedy
Author:
Perera, Victor
Author:
Chauche, Daniel
Publisher:
University of California Press
Location:
Berkeley :
Subject:
History
Subject:
Politics and government
Subject:
Central America
Subject:
Mayas
Subject:
Indians of central america
Subject:
Human Rights
Subject:
Guatemala
Subject:
Human rights -- Guatemala -- History -- 20th century.
Subject:
Victims of state-sponsored terrorism -- Guatemala -- History -- 20th century.
Subject:
Victims of state-sponsored terrorism.
Subject:
Latin america
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
9353
Publication Date:
19931108
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
297
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 1.15 lb

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