📒Open Veins Of Latin America ✍ Eduardo Galeano

â™ Book Title : Open Veins of Latin America
✍Author : Eduardo Galeano
â™›Publisher : NYU Press
♣Release Date : 1997-01-01
âśżPages : 360
â™ ISBN : 1583673121
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

đź“ťOpen Veins of Latin America SYNOPSIS : [In this book, the author's] analysis of the effects and causes of capitalist underdevelopment in Latin America present [an] account of... Latin American history. [The author] shows how foreign companies reaped huge profits through their operations in Latin America. He explains the politics of the Latin American bourgeoisies and their subservience to foreign powers, and how they interacted to create increasingly unequal capitalist societies in Latin America. -Back cover.

â™ Book Title : The Open Veins of Latin America
✍Author : Eduardo Galeano
â™›Publisher :
♣Release Date : 1982
âśżPages :
â™ ISBN : OCLC:78804854
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📒Hunter Of Stories ✍ Eduardo Galeano

â™ Book Title : Hunter of Stories
✍Author : Eduardo Galeano
â™›Publisher : Hachette UK
♣Release Date : 2018-03-01
âśżPages : 272
â™ ISBN : 9781472128850
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

đź“ťHunter of Stories SYNOPSIS : The internationally acclaimed last work by the bestselling Latin American writer Master storyteller Eduardo Galeano was unique among his contemporaries (Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Mario Vargas Llosa among them) for his commitment to retelling our many histories, including the stories of those who were disenfranchised. A philosopher poet, his nonfiction is infused with such passion and imagination that it matches the intensity and the appeal of Latin America's very best fiction. Published here for the first time in an elegant English translation by long-time collaborator Mark Fried, Hunter of Stories is a deeply considered collection of Galeano's final musings on history, memory, humour, tragedy and loss. Written in his signature style - vignettes that fluidly combine dialogue, fables, and anecdotes - every page displays the original thinking and compassion that made Galeano one of the most original and beloved voices in world literature.

â™ Book Title : Developments in Latin American Political Economy
✍Author : J. Buxton
â™›Publisher : Manchester University Press
♣Release Date : 1999-08-20
âśżPages : 241
â™ ISBN : 0719054591
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

đź“ťDevelopments in Latin American Political Economy SYNOPSIS : The first part of the volume addresses the changing nature and interaction of the state and the market in Latin American countries, as well as the principal challenges of consolidating political and economic reform in a period of profound change. The second part of the book examines a variety of traditional and non-traditional political roles, ranging from the military to women, and from the environmental lobby to human rights. It explores the ways in which the changing composition of the political debate is shaping the political arena. Forward looking in its approach, to volume provides readers with an indication of factors which will be of key significance in the immediate future, the tensions which have yet to be resolved and the prospects ahead.

📒Genesis ✍ Eduardo Galeano

â™ Book Title : Genesis
✍Author : Eduardo Galeano
â™›Publisher : Open Road Media
♣Release Date : 2014-04-29
âśżPages : 336
â™ ISBN : 9781480481381
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

📝Genesis SYNOPSIS : “An epic work of literary creation . . . There could be no greater vindication of the wonders of the lands and people of Latin America than Memory of Fire.” —The Washington Post Eduardo Galeano’s monumental three-volume retelling of the history of the New World begins with Genesis, a vast chain of legends sweeping from the birth of creation to the era of savage colonialism. Through lyrical prose and deep understanding, Galeano (author of the celebrated Open Veins of Latin America) recounts creation myths, pre-Columbian societies, and the brutality of conquest, from the Andes to the Great Plains. Galeano’s project to restore to history “breath, liberty, and the word” unfolds as a unique, powerful work of literature. This daring masterpiece sets the past free, weaving a new kind of history from mythology, silenced voices, and the clash of worlds. Genesis is the first book of the Memory of Fire trilogy, which continues with Faces and Masks and Century of the Wind.

â™ Book Title : Memory of Fire Faces and masks
✍Author : Eduardo Galeano
â™›Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
♣Release Date : 1998
âśżPages : 320
â™ ISBN : 0393318060
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

đź“ťMemory of Fire Faces and masks SYNOPSIS : The second volume in the author's imaginative trilogy looks at the history of Latin America during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, touching on the contributions of pirates, explorers, clergy, and monarchs.

â™ Book Title : Days and Nights of Love and War
✍Author : Eduardo Galeano
â™›Publisher : Pluto Press
♣Release Date : 2000
âśżPages : 168
â™ ISBN : 0745317227
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

đź“ťDays and Nights of Love and War SYNOPSIS : '[A] masterpiece of reportorial thoroughness, painstaking research, and serious reflection.' Edward Said

📒Century Of The Wind ✍ Eduardo Galeano

â™ Book Title : Century of the Wind
✍Author : Eduardo Galeano
â™›Publisher : Pantheon Books
♣Release Date : 1988
âśżPages : 320
â™ ISBN : 0394553616
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

đź“ťCentury of the Wind SYNOPSIS : The third volume of Galeano's highly praised history of the Americas offers us our own turbulent century, from its first apocalyptic intimations to the age of Reagan.

📒Children Of The Days ✍ Eduardo Galeano

â™ Book Title : Children of the Days
✍Author : Eduardo Galeano
â™›Publisher : Penguin UK
♣Release Date : 2013-05-09
âśżPages : 256
â™ ISBN : 9780141975993
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

📝Children of the Days SYNOPSIS : From Eduardo Galeano, one of Latin America's greatest living writers, author of the Memory of Fire trilogy, comes Children of the Days a new kind of history that shows us how to remember and how to live This book is shaped like a calendar. Each day brings with it a story: a journey, feast or tragedy that really happened on that date, from all possible years and all corners of the world. From Abdul Kassem Ismail, the tenth-century Persian who never went anywhere without his library - all seventeen thousand books of it, on four hundred camels; to the Brazilian city of Sorocaba, which on February 8 1980 responded to the outlawing of public kissing by becoming one huge kissodrome; to July 1 2008, the day the US government decided to remove Nelson Mandela's name from its list of dangerous terrorists, Children of the Days takes aim at the pretensions of official history and illuminates moments and heroes that we have all but forgotten. Through this shimmering historical mosaic runs a common thread, one that joins humanity's darkest hours to its sweetest victories. Children of the Days is the story of our lives. 'Galeano performs the sort of extraordinary feats of compassion, artistry, and imagination achieved in fiction by his fellow visionary Latin American writers, especially Borges, García Márquez, and Bolaño' Booklist, starred review 'Galeano's prose is nearly lulling in its lyricism' Neil Gordon, New York Times Book Review 'The elegance of Galeano's words - they're just penetrating, so beautiful' San Francisco Chronicle, Danny Glover Eduardo Galeano is one of Latin America's most distinguished writers. He is the author of the three-volume Memory of Fire; Open Veins of Latin America; Soccer in Sun and Shadow; The Book of Embraces; Walking Words; Upside Down; and Voices in Time. Born in Montevideo in 1940, he lived in exile in Argentina and Spain for years before returning to Uruguay. His work has been translated into twenty-eight languages. He is recipient of many international prizes.

📒Soccer In Sun And Shadow ✍ Eduardo Galeano

â™ Book Title : Soccer in Sun and Shadow
✍Author : Eduardo Galeano
â™›Publisher : Verso
♣Release Date : 1998
âśżPages : 228
â™ ISBN : 1859848486
♬Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

đź“ťSoccer in Sun and Shadow SYNOPSIS : Presents observations and reflections on soccer showing both the tragedy and the triumph of the game throughout the years