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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Eduardo Galeano; Cedric Belfrage
|ISBN:||0853459916 9780853459910 0853459908 9780853459903|
|Description:||xiii, 317 pages|
|Contents:||Mankind's poverty as a consequence of the wealth of the land. Lust for gold, lust for silver ; King sugar and other agricultural monarchs ; The invisible sources of power --
Development is a voyage with more shipwrecks than navigators. Tales of premature death ; The contemporary structure of plunder --
Seven years after.
|Responsibility:||Eduardo Galeano ; translated by Cedric Belfrage ; foreword by Isabel Allende.|
A superbly written, excellently translated, and powerfully persuasive expose which all students of Latin American and U.S. history must read.-Choice