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The eagle's throne : a novel

Author: Carlos Fuentes; Kristina Cordero
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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"In the near future, at a meeting of the United States Security Council, Mexico's idealistic president has dared to vote against the U.S. occupation of Colombia and Washington's refusal to pay OPEC prices for oil. Retaliation is swift. Concocting a 'glitch' in a Florida satellite, America's president cuts off Mexico's communications systems--no phones, faxes, or e-mails--and plunges the country into an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Fuentes, Carlos.
Eagle's throne.
New York : Random House, c2006
(OCoLC)607819069
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carlos Fuentes; Kristina Cordero
ISBN: 1400062470 9781400062478
OCLC Number: 62872863
Description: xiii, 336 p. ; 25 cm.
Other Titles: Silla del águila.
Responsibility: Carlos Fuentes ; translated by Kristina Cordero.
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In this provocative novel, Fuentes exposes many of the political skeletons lurking in the closet of Mexican history, as he weaves a novel of cunning, naked ambition, and duplicity.  Read more...

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