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This major new biography of Jorge Luis Borges reveals the human side of one of the key figures in twentieth-century culture. It shows Borges in love and despair, Borges's political passions, Borges against Peron. Drawing on fascinating new sources, the book will transform conventional views of this enigmatic genius.
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The best guide to the intertwined life and writings of the most important Spanish- language author of the twentieth century. ("Los Angeles Times Book Review") An altogether first-rate biography. (Christopher Hitchens, "The Atlantic Monthly")Synopsis:
A portrait of the Latin-American writer and poet draws on interviews and previously unavailable sources to cover such topics as Borges's ancestry in Argentina, the passions and challenges that marked his life, and the evolution of his political ideas. Reprint.
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