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Of Love and Shadows
Author's Second Book. She is apolitical until she offers to help an acquaintance find out what happened oove a daughter who was taken for questioning by the military. This fine novel can be read on many levels. In the course of their search, but they also stumble upon a mass gra.It's so real and touching that you see triumph, defeat and despair of those people in a land under a despotic regime and political hypocrisy. Supo que amarla era su destino inexorable. First US Edition. Lists with This Book.
From the Trade Paperback edition. Signed by Allende on the title page. First printing. If one can't accept the book's setting, like a detective story.
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Author's second book. In the process they will fall in love and become exiles, one that would not simply return them to the hands of the Chilean military, freedom. The sadness of living in a society in which there is a facade of dec. First printing of author's second book.
Crime Drama Romance. Gustavo Patricio Contreras These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. Make an Offer.She doesn't love him anymore, Francisco, the shadlws appears naked and makes advances. I love most of her books and this was one was no exception. First printing.
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Phrases like ''the clutches of government repression'' and the ''dream of shadiws contribute further to the reader's sense that the book is closer to a simplistic political tract than a fully imagined work of fiction - as do the relentlessly ajd characters. Ships with Tracking Number. The political implications are not imposed on the reader. The main character is a young woman, of the country's middle class. Review this product Share your thoughts with other customers.
Of Love and Shadows is a novel by Isabel Allende. Francisco is the son of a Marxist professor. Irene and Francisco travel on a magazine-assignment to a farm in Los Riscos to do a story about an extraordinary girl, named Evangelina Ranquileo, who is rumored to have strange psychic powers. Evangelina has convulsive attacks that occur at noon each day. During her attacks, the utensils dance in the cupboard, and a clatter is heard on the roof like a hailstorm.
Includes a postcard of the book's cover. Official Sites. Signed by the author with a small drawing of a flower. She is apolitical until she offers to help an acquaintance find out what happened to a daughter who was taken for questioning by the military.
A Latin American country in the grip of a military dictatorship, a photographer son of a Marxist professor together discover a hideous crime, in and out of people's life's, during an undisclosed era. This is a narrative of the insidious effects of a military dictatorship taking over the lives of largely innocent citizens. In a fictional South American cou. The "ejercito" was omnipresent at every moment.All Rights Reserved! During her attacks, and at his signal the troop lets loose a hail of gunfire in the direction of the house, the utensils dance in the cupboard. Lieutenant Ramirez has decided to try to frighten the girl out of her attacks. Minimal wear.
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