The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta

The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta

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In the near future, Peru has become a battleground for the major world powers, pitting Cuban-backed radicals against a crumbling militaristic establishment, where the narrator embarks upon a project that he hopes will illuminate the problems of contemporary Peru. Reprint.

McMillan Palgrave

The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta is an astute psychological portrait of a modern revolutionary and a searching account of an old friend's struggle to understand him. First published in English in 1986, the novel probes the long and checkered history of radical politics in Latin America.

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Set in Peru during a war between U.S. Marines and a Cuban-Bolivian revolutionary army, this fictional memoir characterizes the evolution of a revolutionary, in a powerful psychological portrait of the fanaticism and destruction of revolution

Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, c1986
Edition: 1st ed
Description: 309 p. ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9780374525552
Branch Call Number: Varg


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