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Translated from Czech by Nick Caistor
ISBN 9780930523299

“Rich in vivid and sensuous details of everyday life… out of which come potent emblems.” TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT
“One of the most talented Central American writers of his generation.” INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE

Subtle stories that bring alive the characters and conflicts of Nicaragua, past and present. Guerrillas, police, prostitutes, beauty queens and would-be presidents people the sophisticated, lyrical worlds created by Ramirez, one of Latin America's most important writers.

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