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Death in the Andes: A Novel

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4 out of 5
Based on 3,305 Ratings and 358 Reviews

Book Description

In a remote Andean village, three men have disappeared. Peruvian Army corporal Lituma and his deputy Tomás have been dispatched to investigate, and to guard the town from the Shining Path guerrillas they assume are responsible. But the townspeople do not trust the officers, and they have their own ideas about what forces claimed the bodies of the missing men. To pass the time, and to cope with ... More

Book Information
PublisherPicador USA
BindingPaperback (15 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages288
ISBN-100312427255
ISBN-13978-0312427252
Publication Date10/02/2007
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About Mario Vargas Llosa (Author) : Mario Vargas Llosa is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Mario Vargas Llosa include Death in the Andes: A Novel, El corazon de las tinieblas / Heart of Darkness (... more
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About E. Grossman (Translator) : E. Grossman is a published author and a translator. Some of the published credits of E. Grossman include The Feast of the Goat: A Novel, Dancing to "Almendra": A Novel, Love in the Time of Cholera (Pe... more
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1/15/2008 becca thorne said: I wish i could find the version i read, which had a beautiful cover illustration of skeletal llama on parched plains. But I can't.
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