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Product Description: “Behind the plan of exterminating those innocent men whose only sin was to have supported the legitimate president of Chile, behind the plan of sequestering their bodies so that no one could find their remains, there was the presumption that the desert would be a place of silence, that the desert was too vast and forbidding to ever yield its secrets...read more
By Paula Allen, Isabel Allende (foreword by), Ariel Dorfman (other contributor), Peter Kornbluh (contributor) and Patricia Verdugo (contributor)

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9780813044354 | 2 blg edition (Univ Pr of Florida, June 25, 2013), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: “Behind the plan of exterminating those innocent men whose only sin was to have supported the legitimate president of Chile, behind the plan of sequestering their bodies so that no one could find their remains, there was the presumption that the desert would be a place of silence, that the desert was too vast and forbidding to ever yield its secrets.

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Product Description: "A multifaceted journey that is geographical, personal and political . . . A complex, nuanced view of United States–Latin American politics and relations of the last forty some years." — Durham Herald-Sun "One of the most important voices coming out of South America...read more

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9780547549460 | Houghton Mifflin, September 27, 2011, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Dorfman portrays, through visceral scenes and powerful intellect, the personal and political maelstroms underlying his migrations from Buenos Aires, on the run from Pinochet's death squads, to safe houses in Paris and Amsterdam, and eventually to America, his childhood home.
9780253332370, titled "Looking Good and Doing Good: Corporate Philanthropy and Corporate Power" | Indiana Univ Pr, June 1, 1997, cover price $34.95 | also contains Looking Good and Doing Good: Corporate Philanthropy and Corporate Power | About this edition: American corporations give away several billion dollars a year to a range of philanthropic causes with the hope of improving their public images among consumers, employees, and the general public.

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9780547844183 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, September 25, 2012), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: "A multifaceted journey that is geographical, personal and political .

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9781854598271 | Nick Hern Books, December 15, 2011, cover price $13.40

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Product Description: In this powerful cultural critique, Ariel Dorfman explores the political and social implications of the smiling faces that inhabit familiar books, comics, and magazines. He reveals the ideological messages conveyed in works of popular culture such as the Donald Duck comics, the Babar children’s books, and Reader’s Digest magazine...read more

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9780822346593, titled "The Empire’s Old Clothes: What the Lone Ranger, Babar, and Other Innocent Heroes Do to Our Minds" | Duke Univ Pr, December 15, 2009, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: In this powerful cultural critique, Ariel Dorfman explores the political and social implications of the smiling faces that inhabit familiar books, comics, and magazines.

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9780822346715, titled "The Empire’s Old Clothes: What the Lone Ranger, Babar, and Other Innocent Heroes Do to Our Minds" | Duke Univ Pr, December 15, 2009, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In this powerful cultural critique, Ariel Dorfman explores the political and social implications of the smiling faces that inhabit familiar books, comics, and magazines.
9780140256376 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, July 1, 1996), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In this powerful cultural critique, Ariel Dorfman explores the political and social implications of the smiling faces that inhabit familiar books, comics, and magazines.
9780394714868 | Random House Inc, May 1, 1983, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Argues that popular culture, in books, comics, and magazines, reflects reactionary values and looks at examples in the United States and Chile

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Product Description: Generally, it's the tortured who turn into torturers."" -Carl Gustav Jung. Suspense mounts when Paulina and her husband offer hospitality to a stranger. Paulina thinks she recognizes, in their guest, the man who tortured her in prison, and she subsequently takes him hostage to find out the truth...read more

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9781854592088 | Nick Hern Books, August 1, 2000, cover price $55.01
9780140246841 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, December 1, 1994), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Ariel Dorfman's explosively provocative, award-winning drama is set in a country that has only recently returned to democracy.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781580816281 | L A Theatre Works, September 25, 2009, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Generally, it's the tortured who turn into torturers.

Sixteen-year-old Heller Highland, who is living with his grandparents while his parents are away, burns rubber across Manhattan delivering bad news by bicycle, and as a summer heat wave melts the city, he is struck by first love.

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9780375832031 | Random House Childrens Books, May 24, 2005, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Sixteen-year-old Heller Highland, who is living with his grandparents while his parents are away, burns rubber across Manhattan delivering bad news by bicycle, and as a summer heat wave melts the city, he is struck by first love.

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9780375832048 | Reprint edition (Random House Childrens Books, May 23, 2006), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Sixteen-year-old Heller Highland, who is living with his grandparents while his parents are away, burns rubber across Manhattan delivering bad news by bicycle, and as a summer heat wave melts the city, he is struck by first love.
9780099451440, titled "The Burning City" | New edition (Gardners Books, May 6, 2004), cover price $10.80 | About this edition: Heller is delivering messages in Manhattan's melting-pot of immigrants.

Miscellaneous:

9780307433206 | Random House Childrens Books, December 18, 2007, cover price $7.95

Library:

9780375932038 | Random House Childrens Books, May 24, 2005, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Sixteen-year-old Heller Highland, who is living with his grandparents while his parents are away, burns rubber across Manhattan delivering bad news by bicycle, and as a summer heat wave melts the city, he is struck by first love.

Reinforced:

9780606344999 | Demco Media, May 23, 2006, cover price $16.71 | About this edition: A startlingly original teenage novel from the internationally acclaimed author of DEATH AND THE MAIDEN.

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Product Description: Since 2002, at least 775 men have been held in the U.S. detention center at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. According to Department of Defense data, fewer than half of them are accused of committing any hostile act against the United States or its allies...read more
By Ariel Dorfman (other contributor), Marc Falkoff (editor) and Flagg Miller (contributor)

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9781587296062 | Univ of Iowa Pr, August 15, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Since 2002, at least 775 men have been held in the U.

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Combining moving personal accounts with a political and historical overview of the coup, an anthology reclaims September 11 as the anniversary of the 1973 U.S.-backed coup in Chile by General Pinochet against the popularly elected Allende government.
By Pilar Aguilera, Salvador Allende (contributor), Ariel Dorfman and Pablo Neruda (contributor)

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9781920888817 | Ocean Pr, August 7, 2006, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Combining moving personal accounts with a political and historical overview of the coup, an anthology reclaims September 11 as the anniversary of the 1973 U.

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A memorial of the 1973 Chilean coup includes President Allende's last words, an account of the death of the composer Vâictor Jara, articles by Allende's daughter and Fidel Castro, and poems by Mario Benedetti and Pablo Neruda.
By Pilar Aguilera (editor) and Ariel Dorfman (editor)

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9781876175726 | Ocean Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A memorial of the 1973 Chilean coup includes President Allende's last words, an account of the death of the composer Vâictor Jara, articles by Allende's daughter and Fidel Castro, and poems by Mario Benedetti and Pablo Neruda.

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Product Description: La muerte y la doncella, la obra latinoamericana mas representada en la historia del mundo, ha llegado a constituirse en un clasico sobre la justicia y el perdon, la memoria y el olvido. Dorfman se ha propuesto a explorar preguntas pocas veces hechas en voz alta: "¿Como pueden los represores y los oprimidos cohabitar una misma tierra, compartir una misma mesa?" preguntas que hoy dîa siguen tan vigentes como cuando Dorfman escribia esta obra...read more

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9789505154173 | De LA Flor S.R.L., Ediciones, June 30, 2005, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: La muerte y la doncella, la obra latinoamericana mas representada en la historia del mundo, ha llegado a constituirse en un clasico sobre la justicia y el perdon, la memoria y el olvido.

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By Faust Anke (illustrator), Ariel Dorfman and Xose Manuel Moo Pedrosa (trans)

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9788483026922, titled "A Rebelion Dos Coellos Maxicos / the Rebellion of Magical Rabbits" | Xerais De Galicia Edicions, June 30, 2005, cover price $12.95

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Product Description: A new delivery by the celebrated Chilean writer, author of Death and the Maiden. Features Viudas, written along with renowned American author Tony Kushner; and Lector, which has been qualified as the biggest success at the Edimburg Theater Festival in 1995, by the New York Times...read more

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9789505154210, titled "Teatro 2 / Play" | De LA Flor S.R.L., Ediciones, June 30, 1996, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A new delivery by the celebrated Chilean writer, author of Death and the Maiden.

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9788497822596, titled "A Cidade En Chamas / City in Flames" | Xerais De Galicia Edicions, June 30, 2005, cover price $20.95

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Included in Other Septembers, many Americas are major essays about the America South of the border, exploring the ambiguous relationship between power and literature and touching on topics as diverse as bilingualism, barbarians and video games.

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9780745321738 | Gardners Books, August 13, 2004, cover price $26.20 | About this edition: Included in Other Septembers, many Americas are major essays about the America South of the border, exploring the ambiguous relationship between power and literature and touching on topics as diverse as bilingualism, barbarians and video games.
9781583226322 | Seven Stories Pr, August 1, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Sentiment and politics are woven together as the acclaimed author of Blake's Therapy reminds Americans of the unique role they have in world, the power to resist and imagine in a time of great crisis.

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The past and present deceptions of a power-hungry plastic surgeon, a woman pursued by figures from her past, and a man who can capture on film the truths inside people, are exposed when their fates collide with one another. Reprint.

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9780670823147 | Viking Pr, January 1, 1989, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Presents a man who has neither loved nor been loved and a young, pursued woman whose amnesia and openness make her the perfect woman

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9781583226414 | Reprint edition (Seven Stories Pr, August 1, 2004), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: The past and present deceptions of a power-hungry plastic surgeon, a woman pursued by figures from her past, and a man who can capture on film the truths inside people, are exposed when their fates collide with one another.
9780140112535 | Penguin USA, October 1, 1989, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Presents a man who has neither loved nor been loved and a young, pursued woman whose amnesia and openness make her the perfect woman

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Product Description: In this interlocking prose web of first-person testimony, novelist, poet, and playwright Ariel Dorfman relates the struggles of fifty human rights activists hailing from more than forty countries. Manifesto for Another World features the words and struggles of internationally celebrated activists including Vaclav Havel, Baltasar Garzón, Helen Prejean, and Marian Wright Edelman; and Nobel Prize Laureates the Dalai Lama, Desmond Tutu, Elie Wiesel, Oscar Arias Sánchez, Rigoberta Menchú Tum, José Ramos-Horta, and Bobby Muller...read more

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9781583225639 | Seven Stories Pr, July 30, 2004, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In this interlocking prose web of first-person testimony, novelist, poet, and playwright Ariel Dorfman relates the struggles of fifty human rights activists hailing from more than forty countries.

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In a collection of evocative essays, the acclaimed Chilean poet, novelist, and playwright journeys through the forbidding desert of Northern Chile, visiting the region's ghost towns, mines, family origins, prehistoric human remains, harsh landscapes, and a remote Pinochet death camp.

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9780792262404 | Natl Geographic Society, January 1, 2004, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: The Chilean poet, novelist, and playwright journeys through the forbidding desert of Northern Chile, visiting the region's ghost towns, mines, prehistoric human remains, harsh landscapes, and a remote Pinochet death camp.

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Product Description: Rare book: Price in USD

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9788408049210 | Poc edition (Planeta Pub Corp, September 1, 2003), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Rare book: Price in USD

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Product Description: Conceived the night of Che Guevara’s burial in 1967, Gabriel McKenzie is inextricably bound up in the history and politics of his native Chile. Twenty-four years on, and still a virgin, Gabriel returns from Manhattan exile to confront his legacy: a Don Juan father and a country preparing for the five-hundredth anniversary of America’s "discovery...read more

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9780374218980 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 1, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Conceived at the exact moment Che Guevara was being buried in Bolivia, Gabriel Mckenzie lives a decidedly unromantic life, mostly in Manhattan, until, at twenty-three, he decides to do something about his perpetual virginity and heads back to his native Chile for a series of wild adventures

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9781583225677 | Reprint edition (Seven Stories Pr, July 1, 2003), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Conceived the night of Che Guevara’s burial in 1967, Gabriel McKenzie is inextricably bound up in the history and politics of his native Chile.

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Product Description: Told almost exclusively through dialogue, Konfidenz opens with a woman entering a hotel room and receiving a call from a mysterious stranger who seems to know everything about her and the reasons why she has fled her homeland. Over the next nine hours he tells her many disturbing things about her lover (who may be in great danger), the political situation in which they are enmeshed, and his fantasies of her...read more

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9781564782939 | Dalkey Archive Pr, June 1, 2003, cover price $13.50 | About this edition: Told almost exclusively through dialogue, Konfidenz opens with a woman entering a hotel room and receiving a call from a mysterious stranger who seems to know everything about her and the reasons why she has fled her homeland.
9780679767169 | Vintage Books, January 1, 1996, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Realizing that someone has been watching her when an anonymous caller reveals detailed knowledge about her private life, a woman becomes further distraught when the caller offers disturbing information about her missing lover
9789507424892 | Reissue edition (Planeta Pub Corp, September 1, 1995), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A marathon nine hours talking on the phone, is just one of the conversations between a woman fleeing Nazi Germany and a mysterious stranger on the other end of the line.
9780679763338 | Reprint edition (Santillana USA Pub Co Inc, April 1, 1995), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Realizing that someone has been watching her when an anonymous caller reveals detailed knowledge about her private life, a woman becomes further distraught when the caller offers disturbing information about her missing lover

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Product Description: Amidst the flood of books on 9/11, the editors remind readers that September 11 is the anniversary of another horrendous event--General Pinochet's coup against the democratically elected government of President Salvador Allende. Includes articles, essays, speeches and poems by Ariel Dorfman, Salvador Allende, Pablo Neruda, Beatriz Allende, Victor Jara, Muriel Rukeyser and Fidel Castro...read more
By Pilar Aguilera (editor), Ariel Dorfman (editor) and Ricardo Fredes (editor)

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9781876175504 | Ocean Pr, April 1, 2003, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Amidst the flood of books on 9/11, the editors remind readers that September 11 is the anniversary of another horrendous event--General Pinochet's coup against the democratically elected government of President Salvador Allende.

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On October 16th, 1998, General Augusto Pinochet was arrested by Scotland Yard in England and awaited extradition to Spain on charges of torture and genocide. Here, Ariel Dorfman presents an account of the trial that took place in Great Britain, Spain, Chile and the US.

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9780745320670 | Gardners Books, March 14, 2003, cover price $19.50 | About this edition: On October 16th, 1998, General Augusto Pinochet was arrested by Scotland Yard in England and awaited extradition to Spain on charges of torture and genocide.
9781583225424 | Seven Stories Pr, August 1, 2002, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Renowned author Ariel Dorfman, obsessed for twenty-five years with the malignant shadow General Pinochet cast upon Chile and the world, followed every twist and turn of the four year old trial in Great Britain, Spain and Chile as well as in the U.

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Marketing guru Graham Blake's insomnia creates havoc in his life as he tries to confront the cause of his sleepless nights with the help of the Corporate Life Therapy Institute under the direction of Dr. Tolgate. (General Fiction)

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9780786244690 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, August 1, 2002), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Marketing guru Graham Blake's insomnia creates havoc in his life as he tries to confront the cause of his sleepless nights with the help of the Corporate Life Therapy Institute under the direction of Dr.

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9788432211041 | Seix Barral, October 1, 2001, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Graham Blake, un padre ejemplar, un sabio de mercadería, y presidente de la exitosa corporación Clean Earth, no puede dormir al enfrentar las decisiones difíciles de reducir el personal de su compañia.

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Product Description: In the world of Chilean poet Ariel Dorfman, men and women can be forced to choose between leaving their country or dying for it. The living risk losing everything, but what they hold onto—love, faith, hope, truth—might change the world...read more

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9780822329879 | Bilingual edition (Duke Univ Pr, August 1, 2002), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: In the world of Chilean poet Ariel Dorfman, men and women can be forced to choose between leaving their country or dying for it.

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When the bodies of lost men wash ashore in a 1942 Greek village, its local women claim the bodies as their husbands and fathers despite their unrecognizable state, and a battle of wills ensues between the local police and the women. Reprint.

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9781583224830 | Reprint edition (Seven Stories Pr, July 1, 2002), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: When the bodies of lost men wash ashore in a 1942 Greek village, its local women claim the bodies as their husbands and fathers despite their unrecognizable state, and a battle of wills ensues between the local police and the women.

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