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Amalia

Author: José Mármol; Helen R Lane; Doris Sommer
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2001.
Series: Library of Latin America.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Concieved to protest the cut-throat dictatorship of Juan Manuel de Rosas during the tumultuous years of post-independence Argentina and to provide a picture of the political events during his regime. Recounts the story of Eduardo and Amalia, who fall in love while Eduardo convalesces from a death-squad attack in Amalia's home." -- Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Juan Manuel de Rosas; Juan Manuel de Rosas
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: José Mármol; Helen R Lane; Doris Sommer
ISBN: 0195122763 9780195122763 0195122771 9780195122770
OCLC Number: 45648543
Description: xxxvi, 664 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Library of Latin America.
Other Titles: Amalia.
Responsibility: by José Mármol ; translated from the Spanish by Helen Lane ; edited with author notes and editor's notes by Doris Sommer.
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In this text Marmol recounts the story of Eduardo and Amalia who fall in love while he is hiding in her home. Amalia and her cousin Daniel protect him from persectution, but can the couple escape to  Read more...

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"Language has always been a barrier to our unity as the Americas, and most especially to our reading of each other's literatures. Now with this new series by Oxford University Press, the library of Read more...

 
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