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Product Description: Uno de los textos de filosofía más antiguos y más leído en el mundo. Debido a su sencillez y profundidad es un texto que perdura y vive.

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9781512025866 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 8, 2015, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Uno de los textos de filosofía más antiguos y más leído en el mundo.

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Product Description: Cenizas de Izalco es la historia de un amor prohibido en el pequeño pueblo de Santa Ana, El Salvador. El telón de fondo de este amor entre un periodista norteamericano y una mujer de la burguesía salvadoreña es el levantamiento campesino lidereado por Farabundo Martí que terminó en la masacre de 1932...read more

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9781508497714 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 31, 2015, cover price $7.80 | About this edition: Cenizas de Izalco es la historia de un amor prohibido en el pequeño pueblo de Santa Ana, El Salvador.

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Product Description: Halting Steps represents the most complete single-volume retrospective in English of Claribel Alegría’s seven-decade career. The volume collects all of Alegría’s poems from her fourteen previously published books and debuts several new poems under the title “Otherness...read more

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9780810129191 | Curbstone Pr, August 31, 2013, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Halting Steps represents the most complete single-volume retrospective in English of Claribel Alegría’s seven-decade career.

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Product Description: Claribel Alegría, born in Estelí, Nicaragua, in 1924, is one of the great voices in twentieth-century Latin American poetry. She left her family’s Nicaraguan coffee plantation to spend her childhood in exile in El Salvador. Her writing of the 1950s and 1960s reflects the views of the “Committed Generation” of Central America, seeking social and political justice for its citizens...read more

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9780982696880 | West End Pr, May 16, 2016, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Claribel Alegría, born in Estelí, Nicaragua, in 1924, is one of the great voices in twentieth-century Latin American poetry.

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Product Description: 'We Americans have lost the world'. Controversial on publication for its explicit and prophetic criticism of globalisation and big business, "The Cyclone" is one of nobel laureate Miguel Angel Asturias' most impassioned works. Drawing a moving, heartfelt portrait of his native Guatemala, the book describes the struggle of those who were lured to work on the banana plantations for a large American company...read more
By Claribel Alegria (trans)

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9780720612882 | Peter Owen Ltd, December 15, 2006, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: 'We Americans have lost the world'.

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Presents a series of poems by the Nicaraguan poet, along with their translations into English.

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9781880684986 | 1 edition (Curbstone Pr, March 1, 2003), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Presents a series of poems by the Nicaraguan poet, along with their translations into English.

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A boy's search for yesterday leads him to a new understanding of the passage of time and the importance of living in the present.

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9780613140027 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2001, cover price $21.55 | About this edition: A boy's search for yesterday leads him to a new understanding of the passage of time and the importance of living in the present.

A boy's search for yesterday leads him to a new understanding of the passage of time and the importance of living in the present.

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9780606217392 | Demco Media, July 1, 2001, cover price $21.40 | About this edition: A boy's search for yesterday leads him to a new understanding of the passage of time and the importance of living in the present.

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Poems written as letters to her late husband express the author's attempts to come to terms with love, mortality, grief, and transcendence (view table of contents)

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9781880684634 | Curbstone Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Poems written as letters to her late husband express the author's attempts to come to terms with love, mortality, grief, and transcendence

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'Translations of 27 stories from over 40 years of writing by one of Latin America's favorite authors whose prose creates powerful surprises and compelling humor out of 'the terrors lurking in 'ordinary people' and things' in Montevideo. Fine editing and translating by Louise Popkin and 14 other translators, but lacking an introduction'--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.http://www.loc.gov/hlas/ (view table of contents)

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9781880684399 | 1 edition (Curbstone Pr, April 1, 1997), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: 'Translations of 27 stories from over 40 years of writing by one of Latin America's favorite authors whose prose creates powerful surprises and compelling humor out of 'the terrors lurking in 'ordinary people' and things' in Montevideo.

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A boy's search for yesterday leads him to a new understanding of the passage of time and the importance of living in the present.
By Claribel Alegria and Ricardo Radosh (illustrator)

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9789684940727 | Centro De Informacion Y Desarollo, January 1, 1997, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A boy's search for yesterday leads him to a new understanding of the passage of time and the importance of living in the present.

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'Bilingual edition of nine poems, all of which relate experiences of passage and increased, at times painful, awareness. English versions are highly readable, even 're-readable' (Sojourner, Feb. 1997); however, they often lack the alliterative precision and nuances of the Spanish. No commentary of any kind provided'--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.http://www.loc.gov/hlas/

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9781880684368 | Curbstone Pr, October 1, 1996, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: 'Bilingual edition of nine poems, all of which relate experiences of passage and increased, at times painful, awareness.

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'Translation of Fuga de Canto Grande. Records 1990 interviews conducted by authors with members of the Peruvian Movimiento Revolucionario Tâupac Amaru who had escaped from prison only weeks earlier. Skillful narration provides excellent historical background. Flakoll's translation is good, although at times a bit stiff. Dynamism of story makes for compelling reading'--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.http://www.loc.gov/hlas/Describes how members of the Peruvian Tupac Amuru Revolutionary Movement tunneled into a maximum-security prison outside Lima, Peru, to free forty-eight political prisoners

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9781880684344 | 1 edition (Curbstone Pr, July 1, 1996), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: 'Translation of Fuga de Canto Grande.

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'Gripping story of planning and execution of Somoza's 1980 assassination, as told to Alegrâia and Flakoll in 1983 by the Argentine guerrillas who carried it out. Well-translated inverviews woven into narration lend aspect of a thriller in suspense and drama. Much historical and political background on both Nicaragua and Argentina. Excellent for classroom use'--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.http://www.loc.gov/hlas/Interviews with the commando team which carried out the assassination of deposed Nicaraguan President Somoza in Asuncion, Paraguay recreate the event

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9781880684269 | Curbstone Pr, February 1, 1996, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: 'Gripping story of planning and execution of Somoza's 1980 assassination, as told to Alegrâia and Flakoll in 1983 by the Argentine guerrillas who carried it out.

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Product Description: Well-known for her incisive descriptions of war and violence in El Salvador, Claribel Alegría is one of Central America's most eminent poets. In Fugues, a lucid and strikingly beautiful original collection, she looks squarely into the face of mortality, love, and aging, to explore the personal as well as universal questions that face each human being...read more

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9781880684108 | Curbstone Pr, October 1, 1993, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Well-known for her incisive descriptions of war and violence in El Salvador, Claribel Alegría is one of Central America's most eminent poets.

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Hardcover:

9788479541699 | Ediciones Libertarias-Prodhufi Sa, June 30, 1993, cover price $14.99

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Product Description: These three novellas, by a writer who has earned her place in the forefront of Central American literature, explore three critical stages in a woman's life and are an extraordinary example of Claribel Alegria's ability to weave the magical and the real, the fantastic and the horrific...read more

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9780915306725 | Curbstone Pr, August 1, 1991, cover price $22.95

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9780915306947 | Curbstone Pr, September 1, 1991, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: These three novellas, by a writer who has earned her place in the forefront of Central American literature, explore three critical stages in a woman's life and are an extraordinary example of Claribel Alegria's ability to weave the magical and the real, the fantastic and the horrific.

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Product Description: Book by Alegria, Claribel

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9780704340282 | Womens Pr Ltd, September 1, 1990, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Book by Alegria, Claribel

After the death of her mother, Nina Carmen reads the diary of her mother's former lover

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9780915306831 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, November 1, 1989, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, Nina Carmen reads the diary of her mother's former lover

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9780915306848 | Curbstone Pr, October 1, 1989, cover price $14.50 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, Nina Carmen reads the diary of her mother's former lover

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Poems convey the author's thoughts and ideas and views on politics in Central America

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9780822935940 | Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, February 1, 1989, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Poems convey the author's thoughts and ideas and views on politics in Central America

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9780822954095 | Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, December 15, 1988, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Poems convey the author's thoughts and ideas and views on politics in Central America

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Luisa, a young girl growing up in El Salvador tries to adapt to her country's violent and changing character

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9780915306701 | Curbstone Pr, October 1, 1987, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Luisa, a young girl growing up in El Salvador tries to adapt to her country's violent and changing character

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9780915306695 | Curbstone Pr, October 1, 1988, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Luisa, a young girl growing up in El Salvador tries to adapt to her country's violent and changing character

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Product Description: Parallel text in Spanish and English. Bound in the publisher's original cloth with spine and front cover stamped in gilt. The translator won the Yale Younger Poets Award for 1976.

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9780822934691 | Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, January 1, 1983, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Parallel text in Spanish and English.

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9780822953449 | Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, January 1, 1983, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: 1982 First.

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