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Looking for History by Alma Guillermoprieto
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Mar 12, 2002 | ISBN 9780375725821

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“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


Eva Perón
Little Eva

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

Ernesto “Che” Guevara
The Harsh Angel

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

Mario Vargas Llosa
The Bitter Education of Vargas Llosa

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

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