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Mod Lib The Underdogs : Modern Library Classics (Paperback) - Mariano Azuela

Mod Lib The Underdogs

Modern Library Classics (Paperback)

Paperback Published: 1st June 2002
ISBN: 9780375759420
Number Of Pages: 192

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Hailed as the greatest novel of the Mexican Revolution, " "The Underdogs" "recounts the story of an illiterate but charismatic Indian peasant farmer's part in the rebellion against Porfirio Diaz, and his subsequent loss of belief in the cause when the revolutionary alliance becomes factionalized. Azuela's masterpiece is a timeless, authentic portrayal of peasant life, revolutionary zeal, and political disillusionment.

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"Mariano Azuela, more than any other novelist of the Mexican Revolution, lifts the heavy stone of history to see what there is underneath it."--Carlos Fuentes (from the Foreword)

Translator's Note
The Underdogsp. 1
Glossaryp. 119
The Barefoot Iliadp. 123
Epic Textures of Los de abajop. 141
From Unknown Work to Literary Classicp. 157
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ISBN: 9780375759420
ISBN-10: 0375759425
Series: Modern Library Classics (Paperback)
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 192
Published: 1st June 2002
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 13.5  x 1.1
Weight (kg): 0.14
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: New edition