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El terremoto de San Salvador: Narracion de un superviviente (Villegas Cronica) [Paperback]

By Porfirio Barba Jacob (Author)
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Written within hours of the catastrophe on Corpus Thursday in 1917, this narrative describes the events that unfolded after one of the most severe earthquakes in Salvadorean history. As this survivor recalls the atmosphere of fear that prevailed in the aftermath of the disaster he exposes his audacity as both a writer and a journalist.
Escrito a pocas horas de diferencia de ocurrida la catstrofe, este cuento narra lo sucedido tras lo que fue l ms fuerte de los terremotos ocurridos en la historia reciente de El Salvador, durante la noche del jueves de Corpus de 1917. Describiendo la atmsfera de miedo que existi tras los eventos descritos en este libro, ste sobreviviente deja expuesta su audacia como autor y periodista.

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Item Specifications...

Studio: Villegas Editores
Pages   244
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.2" Width: 5.5" Height: 0.6"
Weight:   0.65 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Aug 1, 2006
Publisher   Villegas Editores
ISBN  9589393985  
ISBN13  9789589393987  

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Engolada pero interesante  May 27, 2007
Interesante y curiosa crónica novelada del terremoto que en 1917 asoló la ciudad de San Salvador.
La retórica modernista y la vanalidad del argumento serían insufribles si no fuera por el ritmo de la narración, la viveza de las descripciones y lo breve del conjunto.
La edición está muy cuidada y las notas a pie de página dan un contrapunto excelente al texto original.
Una invitación a conocer más y más de cerca San Salvador y su historia.

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