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Disappeared : a journalist silenced : the Irma Flaquer story

Author: June Carolyn Erlick
Publisher: Emeryville, CA : Seal Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"One calm October evening in 1980, Guatemalan journalist Irma Flaquer was chased through the streets, then dragged form her car and never seen again. Founder of the first Guatemalan Human Rights Commission and a crusading reporter, Flaquer endured beatings, car bombings and office shootings until her abduction and presumed murder. This is the story of a vibrant visionary and an emerging nation struggling against the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Irma Flaquer; Irma Flaquer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: June Carolyn Erlick
ISBN: 1580051138 9781580051132
OCLC Number: 56721931
Description: xv, 361 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: June Carolyn Erlick ; foreword by Stephen Kinzer.

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"One calm October evening in 1980, Guatemalan journalist Irma Flaquer was chased through the streets, then dragged form her car and never seen again. Founder of the first Guatemalan Human Rights Commission and a crusading reporter, Flaquer endured beatings, car bombings and office shootings until her abduction and presumed murder. This is the story of a vibrant visionary and an emerging nation struggling against the strictures of Cold War politics and the long arm of American foreign policy."

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