After collapsing from an illness while attending a business meeting, a dying Artemio Cruz, a rich and powerful land owner in modern Mexico, is driven by conscience to recall his corrupt life.
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About Carlos Fuentes
Carlos Fuentes is the author of more than twenty books, including Happy Families, The Eagle’s Throne, This I Believe, The Death of Artemio Cruz, and The Old Gringo. He served as Mexico’s ambassador to France from 1975 to 1977. He… More about Carlos Fuentes
Published by Penguin Books Feb 01, 1996| 272 Pages| 5-1/16 x 7-3/4| ISBN 9780140255829