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Azuela, Mariano 1873-1952

Overview
Works: 439 works in 1,846 publications in 7 languages and 22,859 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  War fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  War stories  Records and correspondence  Short stories  Humor  Readers (Publications)  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Other, Compiler
Classifications: PQ7297.A9, 863
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Most widely held works about Mariano Azuela
 
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Most widely held works by Mariano Azuela
The underdogs : a novel of the Mexican Revolution by Mariano Azuela( Book )

363 editions published between 1900 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 6,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed as the greatest novel of the Mexican Revolution, The Underdogs recounts the story of an illiterate but charismatic Indian peasant farmer's part in the rebellion against Porfirio Díaz, and his subsequent loss of belief in the cause when the revolutionary alliance becomes factionalized. Azuela's masterpiece is a timeless, authentic portrayal of peasant life, revolutionary zeal, and political disillusionment
Los de abajo : novela de la Revolución Mexicana by Mariano Azuela( Book )

190 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demetrio Macias, a peace-loving Indian, becomes caught up in the rebel cause, and climbs the ranks in Pancho Villa's army only to have the people turn against him in the wake of defeat
Las tribulaciones de una familia decente by Mariano Azuela( Book )

32 editions published between 1938 and 1982 in Spanish and English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two novels of Mexico by Mariano Azuela( Book )

3 editions published between 1956 and 1965 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1910, in a still relatively tranquil world, the Mexican revolution exploded--the sinister quiet of the Diaz dictatorship was broken by Villa and Zapata and their avenging mobs of peons and vaqueros. Mariano Azuela, most famous Mexican author of his day, was a doctor in Villa's army. Taking refuge in El Paso after Villa's defeat, he wrote a series of poignant sketches, together with the full-length novel, The Underdogs, which is considered a masterpiece of Hispanic American literature. The Flies and The Bosses, two remarkable vignettes of the revolution (here translated into English for the first time) were written in hot anger, direct from life; they show Azuela as a skeptic and realist who was nevertheless full of charity for his troubled people.--Cover
Obras completas by Mariano Azuela( Book )

31 editions published between 1958 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two novels of the Mexican Revolution : the trials of a respectable family and the underdogs by Mariano Azuela( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cien años de novela mexicana by Mariano Azuela( Book )

11 editions published between 1947 and 1958 in Spanish and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mala yerba, novela by Mariano Azuela( Book )

19 editions published between 1909 and 1979 in Spanish and English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two novels of Mexico: The flies. The bosses by Mariano Azuela( Book )

17 editions published between 1956 and 1972 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

-- "The Bosses" is set during the presidency (1911 to 1913) of Francisco Madero (1873-1913), the successful revolutionary who has ousted the previous president. It focuses on unscrupulous political "caicques" (bosses) who manage to ruin two men: Don Juanito, an honest businessman, is robbed of his livelihood, and Rodriguez, an idealistic clerk, is killed for criticizing the bosses.-- adapted from "The Encyclopedia of Latin American Literature", page 89, accessed online at Google Books, 9-15-17
Los de abajo; novela de la revolución mexicana by Mariano Azuela( Book )

6 editions published between 1939 and 1971 in English and Portuguese and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanish language edition of The Underdogs which deals with the plight and condition of the ordinary soldiers of the Mexican Revolution
Nueva burguesía, novela by Mariano Azuela( Book )

21 editions published between 1941 and 1997 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El camarada Pantoja, novela by Mariano Azuela( Book )

13 editions published between 1937 and 1951 in Spanish and English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La luciérnaga by Mariano Azuela( Book )

15 editions published between 1932 and 1955 in 3 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epistolario y archivo. Recopilación, notas y apéndices de Beatrice Berler by Mariano Azuela( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 1991 in Spanish and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pedro Moreno, el insurgente; biografía novelada by Mariano Azuela( Book )

25 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los caciques : novela de la revolución mexicana, precedida de Las moscas, cuadros y escenas de la revolución by Mariano Azuela( Book )

11 editions published in 1931 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

María Luisa, novela by Mariano Azuela( Book )

12 editions published between 1907 and 1938 in Spanish and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The underdogs : pictures and scenes from the present revolution : a translation of Mariano Azuela's Los de abajo with related texts by Mariano Azuela( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In addition to a fresh translation of Los de Abajo, Azuela's classic novel of the Mexican Revolution, this volume offers both a general Introduction to the work and an extensive appendix setting the novel in its historical, literary, and political context. Related texts include contemporary reviews of Azuela's book, an excerpt from Anita Brenner's Idols Behind Altars (1929), and selections from John Reed's Insurgent Mexico (1914)."--Publisher's website
Los de abajo : novela de la Revolución Mexicano by Mariano Azuela( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 1976 in Spanish and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La mujer domada by Mariano Azuela( Book )

11 editions published between 1946 and 1957 in Spanish and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The underdogs : a novel of the Mexican Revolution
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Los de abajo : novela de la Revolución MexicanaTwo novels of MexicoObras completasTwo novels of Mexico: The flies. The bossesNueva burguesía, novelaThe underdogs : pictures and scenes from the present revolution : a translation of Mariano Azuela's Los de abajo with related textsLos de abajo : novela de la Revolución Mexicano
Alternative Names
A-su-ai-la, M. 1873-1952

Asuela Marianas

Asuèla, Mariano.

Asuela, Mariano 1873-1952

Azuela-González, Mariano 1873-1952

González, Mariano Azuela 1873-1952

Mariano Azuela de lá rutchia Mexican author and physician

Mariano Azuela Écrivain mexicain

Mariano Azuela escritor e médico mexicano

Mariano Azuela meksikansk skribent

Mariano Azuela Mexicaans schrijver

Mariano Azuela Mexican author and physician

Mariano Azuela mexicansk skribent

Mariano Azuela mexikanischer Schriftsteller

Mariano Azuela mexikansk författare

Mariano Azuela scrittore messicano

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Асуэла, Мариано

Маріано Асуела

אסואלה, מריאנו 1873-1952

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아수엘라, 마리아노 1873-1952

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