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Adam in Eden

Author: Carlos Fuentes; E Shaskan Bumas; Alejandro Branger
Publisher: Champaign, IL : Dalkey Archive Press, 2012.
Series: Mexican literature series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A respected Mexican businessman finds his idyllic life crumbling in the face of his wife's infidelity with a corrupt director of national security, his brother-in-law's worship of a child preacher, and his mistress' break with reality.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carlos Fuentes; E Shaskan Bumas; Alejandro Branger
ISBN: 9781564787965 1564787966
OCLC Number: 783162553
Notes: "Originally published in Spanish as Adán en Edén by Alfaguara, Mexico City, 2009"--T.p. verso.
Description: 201 p. ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Mexican literature series.
Other Titles: Adán en Edén.
Responsibility: Carlos Fuentes ; translated by E. Shaskan Bumas and Alejandro Branger.

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A respected Mexican businessman finds his idyllic life crumbling in the face of his wife's infidelity with a corrupt director of national security, his brother-in-law's worship of a child preacher, and his mistress' break with reality.

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"Fuentes does not cease to amaze. This latest work is an uproariously comic novel that deals head on with many of the gravest issues of 21st-century Mexico . . . The reader marvels throughout that Read more...

 
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