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Published: 15 July 1999

496 Pages

5-5/16 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9780195130850

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The Oxford Book of Latin American Short Stories

Edited by Roberto Gonzalez Echevarria

  • Brings together fifty-three stories that span the history of Latin American literature and represent the most dazzling achievements in the form
  • Traces the evolution of the short story in Latin American literature, explaining why the genre has flourished with such brilliance, and illuminating the various cultural and literary tensions that resolve themselves in "magical realism"