skip to content
The nine guardians : a novel Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The nine guardians : a novel

Author: Rosario Castellanos
Publisher: Columbia, La. : Readers International, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
In the remote towns and haciendas of the high country of Chiapas, the 1910-1917 Mexican Revolution had little impact until the reforming governmetn of L©Łzaro C©Łrdenas during the 1930s began pressing for Indian rights and education. A 7-year-old girl watches as the old order -- where a few powerful land-owning families and their male heirs could dominate a region politically and even sexually -- breaks down.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Novela histórica
Novela
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Castellanos, Rosario.
Nine guardians.
Columbia, La. : Readers International, 1992
(OCoLC)622551467
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rosario Castellanos
ISBN: 093052389X 9780930523893 0930523903 9780930523909
OCLC Number: 26282046
Description: 272 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Balún-Canán.
Responsibility: by Rosario Castellanos ; translated from the Spanish with a preface by Irene Nicholson.

Abstract:

In the remote towns and haciendas of the high country of Chiapas, the 1910-1917 Mexican Revolution had little impact until the reforming governmetn of L©Łzaro C©Łrdenas during the 1930s began pressing for Indian rights and education. A 7-year-old girl watches as the old order -- where a few powerful land-owning families and their male heirs could dominate a region politically and even sexually -- breaks down.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(4)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26282046> # The nine guardians : a novel
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/26282046#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Balún-Canán.
    library:oclcnum "26282046" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/lau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1421693#Place/columbia_la> ; # Columbia, La.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1421693#Event/1910_1946> ; # 1910-1946
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1421693#Thing/spanish_fiction> ; # Spanish fiction.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/863/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1211700> ; # Mexico.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1421693#Place/mexico> ; # México
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/97344364> ; # Rosario Castellanos
    schema:datePublished "1992" ;
    schema:description "In the remote towns and haciendas of the high country of Chiapas, the 1910-1917 Mexican Revolution had little impact until the reforming governmetn of L©Łzaro C©Łrdenas during the 1930s began pressing for Indian rights and education. A 7-year-old girl watches as the old order -- where a few powerful land-owning families and their male heirs could dominate a region politically and even sexually -- breaks down."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1421693> ; # Balún-Canán.
    schema:genre "Historical fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Novela histórica"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/622551467> ;
    schema:name "The nine guardians : a novel"@en ;
    schema:productID "26282046" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/26282046#PublicationEvent/columbia_la_readers_international_1992> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1421693#Agent/readers_international> ; # Readers International
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780930523893> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780930523909> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9309477> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/26282046> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1421693#Agent/readers_international> # Readers International
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Readers International" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1421693#Place/columbia_la> # Columbia, La.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Columbia, La." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1421693#Place/mexico> # México
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "México" ;
    schema:name "Mexico" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1421693#Thing/spanish_fiction> # Spanish fiction.
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Spanish fiction." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1211700> # Mexico.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Mexico." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/97344364> # Rosario Castellanos
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Castellanos" ;
    schema:givenName "Rosario" ;
    schema:name "Rosario Castellanos" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1421693> # Balún-Canán.
    schema:name "Balún-Canán." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780930523893>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "093052389X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780930523893" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780930523909>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0930523903" ;
    schema:isbn "9780930523909" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/622551467>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Nine guardians." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26282046> ; # The nine guardians : a novel
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.