• Testimony: Death of a Guatemalan Village See large image

    Testimony: Death of a Guatemalan Village (Paperback)(English / Spanish) By (author) Victor Montejo, Translated by Victor Perera

    $12.22 - Save $16.82 57% off - RRP $29.04 Free delivery worldwide Available
    Dispatched in 2 business days
    When will my order arrive?
    Add to basket | Add to wishlist |

    DescriptionTESTIMONY: DEATH OF A GUATEMALAN VILLAGE is an eyewitness account by a Guatemalan primary school teacher detailing one instance of violent conflict between the indigenous Maya people and the army. An accidental clash between the village's "civil patrol" and a Guatemalan army troop leads to the execution or imprisonment of many villagers. Written in clear, direct prose, this account reads like an adventure story while conveying an historical reality.


Other books

Other people who viewed this bought | Other books in this category
Showing items 1 to 10 of 10

 

Reviews | Bibliographic data
  • Full bibliographic data for Testimony

    Title
    Testimony
    Subtitle
    Death of a Guatemalan Village
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Victor Montejo, Translated by Victor Perera
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 113
    Width: 135 mm
    Height: 213 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 23 g
    Language
    English
    Spanish
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780915306657
    ISBN 10: 0915306654
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25590
    B&T Book Type: NF
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Libri: I-PL
    Ingram Subject Code: PL
    Ingram Theme: CULT/LATAME
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET070
    Ingram Theme: ETHN/HISPNC
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 45
    BISAC V2.8: POL000000, HIS007000
    B&T Approval Code: A15604000
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    DC22: 972.81/71
    LC classification: F1465.3.G6 M67 1987
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 972.8171
    LC subject heading: , ,
    Edition statement
    New.
    Publisher
    Northwestern University Press
    Imprint name
    Curbstone Press
    Publication date
    01 July 1995
    Review quote
    "Montejo has first-hand involvement with the violence that Didion both mystifies and, in a morbid way, romanticizes. He conveys a rare sense of the lived reality in Central America, in a clear storytelling voice that makes it chillingly human." --San Francisco Sun