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Yankee invasion : a novel of Mexico City

Author: Ignacio Solares; Timothy G Compton
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Scarletta Press : Co-published with Aliform Pub., ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An English-language translation of a critically acclaimed Mexican novel inspired by America's 1847 invasion of Mexico City is presented from the perspective of Abelardo, who witnessed the battle in his youth while engaging in complicated love affairs with both his fianc?e and her mother.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ignacio Solares; Timothy G Compton
ISBN: 9780979824944 097982494X
OCLC Number: 262431142
Notes: Originally published as La invasion, 2005.
Description: xviii, 237 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Invasión.
Responsibility: Ignacio Solares ; translated by Timothy G. Compton ; introduction by Carlos Fuentes.
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An English-language translation of a critically acclaimed Mexican novel inspired by America's 1847 invasion of Mexico City is presented from the perspective of Abelardo, who witnessed the battle in his youth while engaging in complicated love affairs with both his fianc?e and her mother.

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"There's nothing subtle in the presentation of Solares' note-worthy, unsettling, newly translated book about the 1847 U.S. takeover of Mexico City...Men of thought versus men of action, personal Read more...

 
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