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Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Mar 01, Lectora Incompredida rated it liked it. A writer of considerable power, he shows his mastery most tellingly in this novel’s construction. Product details Paperback Publisher: Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

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El arpa y la sombra – Alejo Carpentier

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Carpentier has some fun with his Columbus character during the voyage. Julianna rated it liked it Sep 19, Pedro rated it really liked it Mar 11, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

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Carpentier makes Colombus as he was, or at least mostly. Read more Read less. Remy Attig rated it liked it Mar 26, The scene with witnesses is that great. In my defence, the first chapter actually begins with pope Pius contemplating the possibility of Christopher Columbus’ sainthood, so I took for granted it’s going to be about the beatification process.

Along the way readers gets a look into the imagined mind of Columbus as he goes through his attempts to arppa funding for his voyages. It is told in three parts Whereas the other Alejo Carpentier book I’ve read so far The Lost Steps or Los Pasos Perdidos was written with gargantuan paragraphs and it fit with the journey motif there, the same paragraphs here felt forced and lost meaning until the end.


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Perhaps Cuba’s most important intellectual figure of the twentieth century, Alejo Carpentier was a novelist, a classically trained pianist and musicologist, a producer of avant-garde radio programming, and an influential theorist of politics and Alejo Skmbra was a Cuban novelist, essayist, and musicologist, who greatly influenced Latin American literature during its “boom” period.

Maluco, la novela de los descubridores Spanish Edition. I’d recommend the book; it is certainly important, and definitely fun. Return to Book Page.

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