The Savage Detectives

Roberto Bolano (Author) Natasha Wimmer (Translator)
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Description

With an afterword by Natasha Wimmer.

Winner of the Herralde Prize and the Romulo Gallegos Prize. Natasha Wimmer's translation of The Savage Detectives was chosen as one of the ten best books of 2007 by the Washington Post and the New York Times .

New Year's Eve 1975, Mexico City. Two hunted men leave town in a hurry, on the desert-bound trail of a vanished poet.

Spanning two decades and crossing continents, theirs is a remarkable quest through a darkening universe - our own. It is a journey told and shared by a generation of lovers, rebels and readers, whose testimonies are woven together into one of the most dazzling Latin American novels of the twentieth century.

Product Details

Price
£12.99  £12.08
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Publish Date
4 September 2009
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780330509527

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