Oblivion: A Memoir
- List Price:
- Buy New: $4.49
as of 12/8/2013 08:39 EST details
- You Save: $10.51 (70%)
- Seller:BookOutlet USA
- Sales Rank:546,338
- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
- Number Of Items:1
- Shipping Weight (lbs):0.6
- Dimensions (in):0.7 x 5.1 x 7.8
- Publication Date:May 14, 2013
Availability:Usually ships in 1-2 business days
“An irreplaceable testimony of the struggle for democracy and tolerance in Latin America.” —El País
Héctor Abad’s Oblivion is a heartbreaking, exquisitely written memorial to the author’s father, Héctor Abad Gómez, whose criticism of the Colombian regime led to his murder by paramilitaries in 1987. Twenty years in the writing, it paints an unforgettable picture of a man who followed his conscience and paid for it with his life during one of the darkest periods in Latin America’s recent history.
CERTAIN CONTENT THAT APPEARS ON THIS SITE COMES FROM AMAZON SERVICES LLC. THIS CONTENT IS PROVIDED ‘AS IS’ AND IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OR REMOVAL AT ANY TIME.