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Gabriel Garcia Marquez : a Life.

Author: Gerald Martin
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first comprehensive biography of the author of One Hundred Years Solitude and Love in a Time of Cholera - the most popular international novelist of the last fifty years.
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Martin, Gerald.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez : A Life.
London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, ©2009
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald Martin
ISBN: 9781408831090 1408831090
OCLC Number: 1020698136
Description: 1 online resource (540 pages)
Contents: Intro; Title Page; Dedication; Contents; Maps; Foreword; Prologue: From Origins Obscure (1800â#x80;#x93;1899); Part I Home: Colombia: 1899â#x80;#x93;1955; 1. Of Colonels and Lost Causes (1899â#x80;#x93;1927); 2. The House at Aracataca (1927â#x80;#x93;1928); 3. Holding His Grandfatherâ#x80;#x99;s Hand (1929â#x80;#x93;1937); 4. Schooldays: Barranquilla, Sucre, Zipaquirá (1938â#x80;#x93;1946); 5. The University Student and the Bogotazo (1947â#x80;#x93;1948); 6. Back to the Costa: An Apprentice Journalist in Cartagena (1948â#x80;#x93;1949); 7. Barranquilla, a Bookseller and a Bohemian Group (1950â#x80;#x93;1953); 8. Back to Bogotá: The Ace Reporter (1954â#x80;#x93;1955). Part II Abroad: Europe and Latin America: 1955â#x80;#x93;19679. The Discovery of Europe: Rome (1955); 10. Hungry in Paris: La BohÃm̈e (1956â#x80;#x93;1957); 11. Beyond the Iron Curtain: Eastern Europe during the Cold War (1957); 12. Venezuela and Colombia: The Birth of Big Mama (1958â#x80;#x93;1959); 13. The Cuban Revolution and the USA (1959â#x80;#x93;1961); 14. Escape to Mexico (1961â#x80;#x93;1964); 15. MelquÃƯades the Magician: One Hundred Years of Solitude (1965â#x80;#x93;1966); 16. Fame at Last (1966â#x80;#x93;1967); Part III Man of The World: Celebrity and Politics: 1967â#x80;#x93;2005. 17. Barcelona and the Latin American Boom: Between Literature and Politics (1967â#x80;#x93;1970)18. The Solitary Author Slowly Writes: The Autumn of the Patriarch and the Wider World (1971â#x80;#x93;1975); 19. Chile and Cuba: GarcÃƯa Márquez Opts for the Revolution (1973â#x80;#x93;1979); 20. Return to Literature: Chronicle of a Death Foretold and the Nobel Prize (1980â#x80;#x93;1982); 21. The Frenzy of Renown and the Fragrance of Guava: Love in the Time of Cholera (1982â#x80;#x93;1985); 22. Against Official History: GarcÃƯa Márquezâ#x80;#x99;s BolÃƯvar (The General in His Labyrinth) (1986â#x80;#x93;1989). 23. Back to Macondo? News of a Historic Catastrophe (1990â#x80;#x93;1996)24. GarcÃƯa Márquez at Seventy and Beyond: Memoirs and Melancholy Whores (1996â#x80;#x93;2005); Epilogue: Immortality â#x80;#x94; The New Cervantes (2006â#x80;#x93;2007); Plate Section; Appendix: Family Trees; Acknowledgements; Bibliography; Notes; Picture Credits and Text Permissions; A Note on the Author; By the Same Author; eCopyright.

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The first comprehensive biography of the author of One Hundred Years Solitude and Love in a Time of Cholera - the most popular international novelist of the last fifty years.

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