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Masterworks Of Latin American Short Fiction: Eight Novellas

By: Canfield Cass, Cass

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Westview Press: September 1997

Seller ID: 17821

ISBN: 0064309843

Condition: New


A unique anthology of eight Latin American novellas by major modern writers that enables the reader to really experience the work of each writer. A who's who of Latin American literature: Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Ana Lydia Vega, G. Cabrera Infante, Alvaro Mutis, Alejo Carpentier, Julio Cortazar, Joao Guimaraes Rosa, and Felisberto Hernandez.Though there are a number of anthologies of Latin American literature which contain numerous short selections and include many writers, the brevity of the selections doesn't allow the reader to savor, feel, or comprehend the writer's style and work. What ... View more info

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The Book of Virtues

By: William J. Bennett

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: September 1996

Seller ID: 17544

ISBN: 0684835770

Condition: New


Responsibility. Courage. Compassion. Honesty. Friendship. Persistence. Faith. Everyone recognizes these traits as essentials of good character. In order for our children to develop such traits, we have to offer them examples of good and bad, right and wrong. And the best places to find them are in great works of literature and exemplary stories from history. William J. Bennett has collected hundreds of stories in "The Book of Virtues, " an instructive and inspiring anthology that will help children understand and develop character -- and help adults teach them. From the Bible to American ... View more info