Blood Pact and Other Stories

Blood Pact and Other Stories

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"Blood Pact" collects the best of Mario Benedetti's stories from over 40 years of publishing. In these stories of powerful sudden impact, Benedetti plumbs with deep psychological insight both the dreams and frustrations of the middle-class in a bureaucratic society, as well as the pain and disorientation of political exile.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 214 pages
  • 140 x 216 x 23mm | 299.37g
  • St Paul, MN, United States
  • English
  • 188068439X
  • 9781880684399
  • 797,252

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"Benedetti blends introspection, elegy, and sly humor in piquant revelations of the terrors lurking in 'ordinary' people and things."
--Kirkus Reviews
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About Mario Benedetti

MarioBenedettibelongs to thesame generation ofJulio Cortázar, CarlosFuentesand JoseDonosoand is oneof the writerswho is bestable to integrateaesthetic researchwithpolitical awareness.His novels arenow considered an essentiallinkfor understanding the evolutionof the South Americannovel from the seventiesuntil today.
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29 ratings
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1 3% (1)
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