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Adam in Eden

Author: Carlos Fuentes; E Shaskan Bumas; Alejandro Branger
Publisher: Champaign, IL : Dalkey Archive Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this comic novel of political intrigue, Adam Gorozpe, a respected businessman in Mexico, has a life so perfect that he might as well be his namesake in the Garden. But there are snakes in this Garden too, and in order to save his relationship, his marriage, his life, and the soul of his country, he may have to call upon the wrath of the angels to expel all these serpents from his Mexican Eden.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carlos Fuentes; E Shaskan Bumas; Alejandro Branger
ISBN: 9781564787965 : HRD 1564787966 : HRD
OCLC Number: 826305177
Notes: "Originally published in Spanish as Adán en Edén by Alfaguara, Mexico City, 2009"--T.p. verso.
Description: 220 p.
Responsibility: Carlos Fuentes ; translated by E. Shaskan Bumas and Alejandro Branger.

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In this comic novel of political intrigue, Adam Gorozpe, a respected businessman in Mexico, has a life so perfect that he might as well be his namesake in the Garden. But there are snakes in this Garden too, and in order to save his relationship, his marriage, his life, and the soul of his country, he may have to call upon the wrath of the angels to expel all these serpents from his Mexican Eden.

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"Fuentes does not cease to amaze. This latest work is an uproariously comic novel that deals head on with many of the gravest issues of 21st-century Mexico . . . The reader marvels throughout that Read more...

 
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