skip to content
There are no dead here : a story of murder and denial in Colombia Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

There are no dead here : a story of murder and denial in Colombia

Author: Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno
Publisher: New York, NY : Nation Books, February 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
"There Are No Dead Here is the harrowing story of three ordinary Colombians who risked everything to reveal the collusion between the new mafia and much of the country's military and political establishment: Jesus Maria Valle, a human rights activist who was murdered for exposing a dark secret; Ivan Velasquez, a quiet prosecutor who took up Valle's cause and became an unlikely hero; and Ricardo Calderon, a dogged  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Nonfiction
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno
ISBN: 9781568585796 1568585799 9781568585802 1568585802
OCLC Number: 1020292282
Description: viii, 327 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Prologue : land of smoke and mirrors --
Part I. Death : Medellín, Colombia, 1996-1998: The prophet ; Early warnings ; Deaths foretold ; For those who speak the truth --
Part II. The Hunt : Medellín, Colombia, 1998-1999: The investigators ; In plain sight ; "Things that can't be investigated" ; The enemy within --
Part III. Hope : Bogotá, Colombia, 2000-2008: Heroes ; The commanders' "friends" ; Close to the bone ; "I'm calling you from prison" ; Frame job ; Betrayal --
Part IV. Truth : Bogotá, 2008-2010: Confessions ; Inside the presidential palace ; Spies ; The end of an era ; The question stuck in their throats --
Afterword : peace?
Responsibility: Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno.

Abstract:

The bloody story of the rise of paramilitaries in Colombia, told through three characters--a fearless activist, a dogged journalist, and a relentless investigator--whose lives intersected in the  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Maria McFarland S nchez-Moreno has written an important, gripping account of how three individuals heroically risked their lives to fight terror and corruption in their country. The violent dramas Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1020292282> # There are no dead here : a story of murder and denial in Colombia
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1020292282" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/politics_and_government> ; # Politics and government
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/drug_traffic_colombia_history> ; # Drug traffic--Colombia--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/korruption> ; # Korruption
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/narco_terrorism> ; # Narco-terrorism
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/986.10634/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/paramilitary_forces_colombia_history> ; # Paramilitary forces--Colombia--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/political_science_corruption_&_misconduct> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Corruption & Misconduct
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/history_latin_america_south_america> ; # HISTORY--Latin America--South America
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Place/colombia> ; # Colombia.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/narco_terrorism_colombia_history> ; # Narco-terrorism--Colombia--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Event/since_1974> ; # Since 1974
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/drug_traffic> ; # Drug traffic
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/paramilitarischer_verband> ; # Paramilitärischer Verband
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/mord> ; # Mord
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/civil_military_relations_colombia_history> ; # Civil-military relations--Colombia--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/civil_military_relations> ; # Civil-military relations
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/paramilitary_forces> ; # Paramilitary forces
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/politik> ; # Politik
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/drogenhandel> ; # Drogenhandel
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Place/kolumbien> ; # Kolumbien
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/gewaltkriminalitat> ; # Gewaltkriminalität
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Person/sanchez_moreno_maria_mcfarland> ; # Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno
    schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:description "Prologue : land of smoke and mirrors -- Part I. Death : Medellín, Colombia, 1996-1998: The prophet ; Early warnings ; Deaths foretold ; For those who speak the truth -- Part II. The Hunt : Medellín, Colombia, 1998-1999: The investigators ; In plain sight ; "Things that can't be investigated" ; The enemy within -- Part III. Hope : Bogotá, Colombia, 2000-2008: Heroes ; The commanders' "friends" ; Close to the bone ; "I'm calling you from prison" ; Frame job ; Betrayal -- Part IV. Truth : Bogotá, 2008-2010: Confessions ; Inside the presidential palace ; Spies ; The end of an era ; The question stuck in their throats -- Afterword : peace?"@en ;
    schema:description ""There Are No Dead Here is the harrowing story of three ordinary Colombians who risked everything to reveal the collusion between the new mafia and much of the country's military and political establishment: Jesus Maria Valle, a human rights activist who was murdered for exposing a dark secret; Ivan Velasquez, a quiet prosecutor who took up Valle's cause and became an unlikely hero; and Ricardo Calderon, a dogged journalist who is still being targeted for his revelations. Their groundbreaking investigations landed a third of the country's Congress in prison and fed new demands for justice and peace that Colombia's leaders could not ignore"--"@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4220197263> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Nonfiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "There are no dead here : a story of murder and denial in Colombia"@en ;
    schema:productID "1020292282" ;
    schema:url <http://firstsearch.oclc.org/WebZ/DECRead?standardNoType=1&standardNo=1568585799&sessionid=0&srcdbname=worldcat&key=0012efb232ebbcab4e5fc6bec0877e9ef9d26d6c62809d43e8724db81253bd6d&ectype=MOREINFO> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781568585802> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781568585796> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB810451> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1020292282> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Person/sanchez_moreno_maria_mcfarland> # Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Sánchez-Moreno" ;
    schema:givenName "Maria McFarland" ;
    schema:name "Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Place/colombia> # Colombia.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Colombia." ;
    schema:name "Colombia" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/civil_military_relations> # Civil-military relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Civil-military relations"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/civil_military_relations_colombia_history> # Civil-military relations--Colombia--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Civil-military relations--Colombia--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/drug_traffic_colombia_history> # Drug traffic--Colombia--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Drug traffic--Colombia--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/gewaltkriminalitat> # Gewaltkriminalität
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Gewaltkriminalität"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/history_latin_america_south_america> # HISTORY--Latin America--South America
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "HISTORY--Latin America--South America"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/narco_terrorism_colombia_history> # Narco-terrorism--Colombia--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Narco-terrorism--Colombia--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/paramilitarischer_verband> # Paramilitärischer Verband
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Paramilitärischer Verband"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/paramilitary_forces> # Paramilitary forces
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Paramilitary forces"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/paramilitary_forces_colombia_history> # Paramilitary forces--Colombia--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Paramilitary forces--Colombia--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/political_science_corruption_&_misconduct> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Corruption & Misconduct
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Corruption & Misconduct"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4220197263#Topic/politics_and_government> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781568585796>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1568585799" ;
    schema:isbn "9781568585796" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781568585802>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1568585802" ;
    schema:isbn "9781568585802" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.