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Instrucciones para un descenso al infierno/ Briefing For A Descent Into Hell
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Ediciones B
Publication date May 1, 2007
Pages 282
Binding Paperback
Edition Poc
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9788466600064
ISBN-10 846660006X
Dimensions 0.75 by 4.50 by 7 in.
Weight 0.38 lbs.
Original list price $8.95
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: Un hombre condenado a navegar hacia el Mar de los Sargazos, recala en una isla inhóspita poblada por seres antropomorfos. En ella halla un cristal de luz con el que emprende un viaje astral en el que tropieza con seres mitológicos que le conducen a un extraño juicio sobre su pasado como partisano en Yugoslavia... O, quizá, del delirio del catedrático Charles Walkins, ingresado en un psiquiátrico. Review A brilliant and untamed image of the possibilities that may still constitute mans destiny. Time Touching and beautiful. The New York Review of Books An excursion into private consciousnessbeginning with everyday mentality and ending up in the darkest reaches of the unconscious at its most primitive. The Washington Post Book World Book Description A fascinating look inside the mind of a man who is supposedly mad. Professor Charles Watkins of Cambridge University is a patient at a mental hospital where the doctors try with increasing drugs to bring his mind under control. But Watkins has embarked on a tremendous psychological adventure where, after spinning endlessly on a raft in the Atlantic, he lands on a tropical island inhabited by strange creatures with strange customs. Later, he is carried off on a cosmic journey into space

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9788466600064 | details & prices | 282 pages | 4.50 × 7.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.38 lbs | List price $8.95
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