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Read online Aura.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Aura Felipe Montero is employed in the house of an aged widow to edit her deceased husband s memoirs There Felipe meets her beautiful green eyed niece Aura His passion for Aura and his gradual discovery of the true relationship between the young woman and her aunt propel the story to its extraordinary conclusion by Carlos Fuentes

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Aura
Title:Aura
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ISBN:9580469717
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Number of Pages:65
Category:Fiction, Spanish literature, Latin american, Novels, Literature, Classics
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From Mexico s preeminent man of letters a Balzacian novel in nine masterly stories Vanity Fair that explores the uneven and painful meshing of two North american cultures Washington Post Book World A New York Times Notable Book of the Year A Los Angeles Times Best Book of the Year Translated by Alfred Mac Adam br, i The Good Conscience i is Carlos Fuentes s second novel The scene is Guanajuato a provincial capital in Central Mexico once one of the world s richest mining centers The Ceballos family has been reinstated to power and adolescent Jaime Ceballos its only heir is torn between the practical reality of his family s life and the idealism of his youth and his Catholic education His father is a good man but weak his uncle is powerful yet his actions are inconsistent with his professed beliefs Jaime s struggle to emerge as a man with a good conscience forms the theme of the book can a rebel correct the evils of an established system and at the same time retain the integrity of his principles, Here is a true literary event the long awaited new novel by Carlos Fuentes one of the world s great writers By turns a tragedy and a farce an acidic black comedy and an indictment of modern politics The Eagle s Throne is a seriously entertaining and perceptive story of international intrigue sexual deception naked ambition and treacherous betrayal br In the near future at a meeting of the United Nations Security Council Mexico s idealistic president has dared to vote against the U S occupation of Colombia and Washington s refusal to pay OPEC prices for oil Retaliation is swift Concocting a glitch in a Florida satellite America s president cuts Mexico s communications systems no phones faxes or e mails and plunges the country into an administrative nightmare of colossal proportions br br Now despite the motto that a Mexican politician never puts anything in writing people have no choice but to communicate through letters which Fuentes crafts with a keen understanding of man s motives and desires As the blizzard of activity grows more and more complex political adversaries come out to prey The ineffectual president his scheming cabinet secretary a thuggish and ruthless police chief and an unscrupulous sensual kingmaker are just a few of the fascinating characters maneuvering and jockeying for position to achieve the power they all so desperately crave br br br i From the Hardcover edition i, One of Carlos Fuentes s greatest works i The Old Gringo i tells the story of Ambrose Bierce the American writer soldier and journalist and of his last mysterious days in Mexico living among Pancho Villa s soldiers particularly his encounter with General Tomas Arroyo In the end the incompatibility of the two countries or paradoxically their intimacy claims both men in a novel that is most of all about the tragic history of two cultures in conflict