JUAN DE LA ROSA DE NATANIEL AGUIRRE PDF
Nataniel Aguirre. · Rating details · 38 ratings · 6 reviews. Long considered a classic in Bolivia, Juan de la Rosa tells the story of a young boy’s coming of age. Long considered a classic in Bolivia, Juan de la Rosa tells the story of a young boy’s coming of age during the violent and tumultuous years of. Oxford’s Library of Latin America now offers the first English translation of an bildungsroman by a prominent Bolivian statesman.
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Le Jasmine rated it really liked it Feb 05, This page was last edited on 19 Decemberat This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Mesa Gisbert, Las 10 mejores novelas de la literatura boliviana: Gerard Alonso rated it really liked it Oct 30, The larger cultural dislocations brought about by Bolivia’s political upheaval are echoed in those experienced by Juan, whose mother’s untimely death sets off a chain of unpredictable events that propel him into the fiery crucible of the South American Independence Movement.
This is a different sort of Latin American novel and the detailed memoir style with the deeper insight into that particular revolutionary world makes this a worthy read indeed.
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Jan 03, Howard rated it liked it Shelves: Adam Stalder rated it liked it Jul 25, Unfortunately, I do not find this exact edition here in Goodreads. Outraged by Juan’s outspokenness against Spanish rule and his awakening political consciousness, his loyalist guardians banish him to the countryside, where he witnesses firsthand the Spaniards’ violent repression and rebels’ valiant resistance that crystallize both his personal destiny and that of his country.
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I’m hoping this was just a bad translation. This is the definitive novel of the of the Bolivian upper Peru struggle for independence and was written in Juan recreates his childhood in the rebellious town of Cochabamba, and with it a large cast of full-bodied, Dickensian characters both heroic and malevolent, from Juan’s wise and self-sacrificing tutor, Brother Justo, to the ruthless colonial general Goyeneche.
Unfortunately, I do not find this exact edition here in Goodreads. We get the view of the indigenous people and mulattos experiencing the bad si This is the definitive novel of the of the Bolivian upper Peru struggle for independence and was written in Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Lists with This Book.
Jonathan rated it it was ok Sep 03, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Jillian rated it liked aguirrre Feb 16, I could not get past the first pages. The same year he married and received his law degree he was named secretary of the Bolivian Delegation in Lima.
Ronald Castellon rated it it was amazing Jul 17, In he left for the War of the Pacific and led the squadron Vanguardia.
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Nataniel Aguirre. Nataniel Aguirre CochabambaBolivia, October 10, — MontevideoUruguay, September 11,was a prominent Bolivian lawyer, diplomat, politician, writer, and historian. Outraged by Juan’s outspokenness against Spanish rule and his awakening political consciousness, his loyalist guardians banish him to the countryside, where he witnesses firsthand the Spaniards’ violent repression and rebels’ valiant resistance that crystallize both his personal aguirrd and that of his country.
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