Recollection of a Provincial Past

Recollection of a Provincial Past

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Recollections of a Provincial Past is the best known of several autobiographies by 19th century Argentinean Domingo Faustino Sarmiento. Local history books describe him as the second of three founding presidents of the Argentine nation. He remains one of Latin America's most influential writers as wellas one of its more controversial and contested political figures.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 137.2 x 205.7 x 25.4mm | 408.24g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Bilingual edition
  • Bilingual
  • 1 map, 1 halftone
  • 0195113705
  • 9780195113709

About Domingo Faustino Sarmiento

Elizabeth Garrels is Professor of Spanish and Latin American Studies at Massachussets Institute of Technology and a recognized authority on Sarmiento. Asa Zatz teaches translation at New York University and the City College of New York.show more

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