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Heading south, looking north : a bilingual journey

Author: Ariel Dorfman
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In this memoir, the author "explores the many exiles of a life torn, from age two, between the United States and Latin America, between revolution and repression. Interwoven with the remarkable story of how he switched languages and cultures--not once, but three times--is a day-to-day acount of his multiple escapes from death during a military takeover in Chile."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Ariel Dorfman; Ariel Dorfman; ARIEL DORFMAN; Ariel Dorfman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ariel Dorfman
ISBN: 0374168628 9780374168629
OCLC Number: 37513147
Description: 282 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Ariel Dorfman.

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In this memoir, the author "explores the many exiles of a life torn, from age two, between the United States and Latin America, between revolution and repression. Interwoven with the remarkable story of how he switched languages and cultures--not once, but three times--is a day-to-day acount of his multiple escapes from death during a military takeover in Chile."--Jacket.

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