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The tattooed soldier

Author: Héctor Tobar
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Guatemalan refugee whose family was killed by a death squad spots one of the killers playing chess in a park in Los Angeles and plots revenge. The denouement comes during one of the city's riots.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Héctor Tobar
ISBN: 0140288619 9780140288612
OCLC Number: 45202938
Description: 307 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: [ch.] 1. Antonio and the sergeant --
1. On Crown Hill --
2. El Pulgarcito Express --
3. Instant shelter --
4. The source of the infection --
5. Probability --
[ch.] 2. Antonio and Elena --
6. A zoo for the generals --
7. Teodoro's hands --
8. The window --
9. Microbes --
10. The wrestlers' brigade --
[ch.] 3. Antonio and Guillermo --
11. Fire escape --
12. The army of painted children --
13. Basic training --
14. Fort Bragg --
15. Department of Sanitation --
16. Jaguar --
17. Adventure in Beverly Hills --
18. Halloween --
19. Below Crown Hill.
Responsibility: Héctor Tobar.

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A Guatemalan refugee whose family was killed by a death squad spots one of the killers playing chess in a park in Los Angeles and plots revenge. The denouement comes during one of the city's riots.

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