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The general in his labyrinth : a novel

The general in his labyrinth : a novel

Author: Gabriel García Márquez; Edith Grossman
Publisher: New York : Everyman's Library, 2004.
Series: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.), 282.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Gabriel Garcia Marquez's most political novel is the tragic story of General Simon Bolivar, the man who tried to unite a continent." Bolivar, known in six Latin American countries as the Liberator, is one of the most revered heroes of the western hemisphere; in Garcia Marquez's reimagining he is magnificently flawed as well. The novel follows Bolivar as he takes his final journey in 1830 down the Magdalena River  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Colombian fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
García Márquez, Gabriel, 1928-
General in his labyrinth.
New York : Everyman's Library, 2004
Named Person: Simón Bolívar; Simón Bolívar
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gabriel García Márquez; Edith Grossman
ISBN: 1400043336 9781400043330 1857152824 9781857152821
OCLC Number: 55068110
Awards: Winner of Nobel Prize 1982
Description: xxvii, 248 pages : 1 map ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.), 282.
Other Titles: General en su laberinto.
Responsibility: Gabriel García Márquez ; translated and introduced by Edith Grossman.
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With the style and eloquent language that earned him the Nobel prize for literature, Marquez weaves a stunning story of glory and despair. Both real history and Marquez' imagination let us enter the  Read more...


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