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Borges, a life

Author: Edwin Williamson
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A portrait of the Latin American writer and poet draws on interviews and previously unavailable sources to cover such topics as Borges' ancestry in Argentina, the challenges that marked his life, and the evolution of his political ideas.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Jorge Luis Borges; Jorge Luis Borges; Jorge Luis Borges
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edwin Williamson
ISBN: 0670885797 9780670885794
OCLC Number: 54503655
Description: xviii, 574 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The sword and the dagger (1899-1921) --
A poet in love (1921-1934) --
A season in hell (1934-1944) --
Of hell and heaven (1944-1969) --
Love regained (1969-1986).
Responsibility: Edwin Williamson.
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A portrait of the Latin American writer and poet draws on interviews and previously unavailable sources to cover such topics as Borges' ancestry in Argentina, the challenges that marked his life, and the evolution of his political ideas.

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