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Memory of fire

Author: Eduardo Galeano
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, ©1985-1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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A re-creation of the conquest of the Americas and Latin America, divided into three parts. In the first are the myths of pre-Columbian America; in the second the history of America unfolds from the 15th to 19th century, and in the third 1900 to 1986. This trilogy differs from most in that it presents the making of the New World from the viewpoint of Latin America.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
History
Anécdotas
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Galeano, Eduardo H., 1940-
Memory of fire.
New York : Pantheon Books, ©1985-1988
(OCoLC)562253801
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eduardo Galeano
ISBN: 0394548051 9780394548050 0394747305 9780394747309 0394751671 9780394751672 0394757262 9780394757261 039455244X 9780394552446 0394553616 9780394553610
OCLC Number: 12237889
Notes: Translation of: Memoria del fuego.
Awards: American Book Award, 1989
Description: 3 volumes ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Genesis --
2. Faces and masks --
Century of the wind.
Other Titles: Memoria del fuego.
Responsibility: Eduardo Galeano ; translated by Cedric Belfrage.
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A re-creation of the conquest of the Americas and Latin America, divided into three parts. In the first are the myths of pre-Columbian America; in the second the history of America unfolds from the 15th to 19th century, and in the third 1900 to 1986. This trilogy differs from most in that it presents the making of the New World from the viewpoint of Latin America.

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