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The weight of all things

Author: Sandra Benítez
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"The battleground is El Salvador. The hero is Nicolas Veras. His story begins at the funeral of assassinated Archbishop Oscar Romero. Along with thousands of others, Nicolas and his mother have crowded into the plaza of the capital's cathedral to pay homage. When gunfire erupts, pandemonium ensues. With bullets flying in all directions, his mother throws herself atop Nicolas to protect him, and is killed." -- Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Benítez, Sandra, 1941-
Weight of all things.
New York : Hyperion, c2000
(OCoLC)606495885
Named Person: Oscar A Romero
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra Benítez
ISBN: 0786863994 9780786863990
OCLC Number: 42667784
Description: 241 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Sandra Benítez.
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"The battleground is El Salvador. The hero is Nicolas Veras. His story begins at the funeral of assassinated Archbishop Oscar Romero. Along with thousands of others, Nicolas and his mother have crowded into the plaza of the capital's cathedral to pay homage. When gunfire erupts, pandemonium ensues. With bullets flying in all directions, his mother throws herself atop Nicolas to protect him, and is killed." -- Jacket.

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