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Historical Fiction

By Mario Vargas Llosa

ISBN-10: 8420493805

ISBN-13: 9788420493800

Una novela mayor del PREMIO NOBEL DE LITERATURA 2010.
Mario Vargas Llosa se adentra en l. a. peripecia important de un hombre que fue leyenda.

La aventura que narra esta novela empieza en el Congo en 1903 y termina en una cárcel de Londres, una mañana de 1916.

Aquí se cuenta l. a. peripecia important de un hombre de leyenda: el irlandés Roger Casement. Héroe y villano, traidor y libertario, ethical e inmoral, su figura múltiple se apaga y renace tras su muerte.

Casement fue uno de los primeros europeos en denunciar los horrores del colonialismo. De sus viajes al Congo Belga y a los angeles Amazonía sudamericana quedaron dos informes memorables que conmocionaron a los angeles sociedad de su tiempo. Estos dos viajes y lo que allí vio cambiarían a Casement para siempre, haciéndole emprender otra travesía, en este caso intelectual y cívica, tanto o más devastadora. l. a. que lo llevó a enfrentarse a una Inglaterra a l. a. que admiraba y a militar activamente en l. a. causa del nacionalismo irlandés.

También en l. a. intimidad, Roger Casement fue un personaje múltiple: los angeles publicación de fragmentos de unos diarios, de veracidad dudosa, en los últimos días de su vida, airearon unas escabrosas aventuras sexuales que le valieron el desprecio de muchos compatriotas.

El sueño del celta (2010) describe una aventura existencial, en los angeles que los angeles oscuridad del alma humana aparece en su estado más puro y, por tanto, más enfangado.

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Friendly. Then he’d back off as though he’d stepped across an invisible line he’d never planned to get near. She didn’t quite know what to make of him or his attitude. She understood that he didn’t want to ride drag. But she had the feeling that she was the true thorn in his side. And she couldn’t figure out why.

An adventure . . that had her shaking clear down to her boots. As far as Matt was concerned, the only thing worse than riding drag was marching into battle. The cattle churned up enough dust to bury a man if he stood still for any length of time. SAMANTHA AND THE COWBOY 45 The prickly dirt and the smell of hide heated by the sun didn’t seem to bother his riding partner any. The kid still sat with his back straight, his green eyes large and round as he peered over the bandanna as though he feared he’d miss out on something important.

It’s not hard, but it’s miserable. You end up choking down all the dust stirred up by the cattle. Hand your stuff over to Cookie, then mount up. ” He made it sound as though riding point was better than riding drag. He was right. She did have a lot to learn. Including who everyone was. ” she asked. He tilted his head toward the supply wagon. “The cook. ” SAMANTHA AND THE COWBOY 43 He shrugged. “They just do. ” She untied the burlap sack from around the saddle horn and cautiously approached the man who was now tying things into place at the wagon.

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