Looking for History

Paperback $16.95

Vintage | Mar 12, 2002 | 320 Pages | 5-3/16 x 8 | ISBN 9780375725821

  • Paperback$16.95

    Vintage | Mar 12, 2002 | 320 Pages | 5-3/16 x 8 | ISBN 9780375725821

  • Ebook$13.99

    Vintage | Dec 18, 2007 | 320 Pages | ISBN 9780307426673

Praise

“A master…. The countries of Latin America now have their Orwell.”–David Remnick

“Brilliant…objective journalism.”–Voice Literary Supplement

“Her fearless reporting, as well as her eloquent descriptions and character sketches, hold the reader’s attention rapt.”–The Wall Street Journal

“The reader senses her love for Latin America, in all its ruinous, messy, historied glory.” —Brill’s Content

Table Of Contents

Introduction

Eva Perón
Little Eva

Colombia
Our New War in Colombia
Violence Without End?
The Children’s War

Ernesto “Che” Guevara
The Harsh Angel

Cuba
A Visit to Havana
Love and Misery in Cuba
Fidel in the Evening

Mario Vargas Llosa
The Bitter Education of Vargas Llosa

Mexico
Losing the Future
Zapata’s Heirs
The Unmasking
The Only Way to Win?
Whodunnit?
The Riddle of Raúl
The Peso
Elections 2000

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