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One hundred thousand years of daily life

Jacques Brosse

One hundred thousand years of daily life

a visual history by Jacques Brosse, Paul Chaland and Jacques Ostier under the general editorship of Robert Laffont. Translated by Anne Carter.

by Jacques Brosse

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Published by Golden Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization -- History -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsChaland, Paul,, Ostier, Jacques,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB13 B713
    The Physical Object
    Pagination295p.
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17331952M

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One Hundred Years of Solitude is an absolute ground-breaking book; it is intelligent, creative and full of powerful anecdotal wisdom.

It deservedly won the noble prize for literature. But how enjoyable is it. How readable is it. gabriel garcia marques one hundred years of solitude This book was first published in Argentina in by Editorial Sudamericana, S.A., Buenos Aires, under the title Cien Años de Soledad.

Assistance for the translation of this volume was given by the Center for Inter-American Relations. The Year Life is a wake-up call that describes what to expect and considers the choices and options that you will face.

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One Hundred Years of Solitude can be read as an allegory of Colombian history, representing the nation’s historical events and mythology through the Buendía family. Colombia’s long history of social stratification and wealth disparity—vestiges of colonial rule—are depicted in the differences between the simple life that the people of Macondo live and the struggle by interlopers like.

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By the days of Abraham, man’s life span was much reduced, with Abraham living only years. Still a long time compared to us. By the days of Moses (roughly 3, years ago) who lived a mere years (Deuteronomy ).