The Chase by Alejo Carpentier

The Chase

Alejo Carpentier with Alfred MacAdam (Translator)

fiction magical realism reflective medium-paced

121 pages | first published 1956

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Transcurre durante los 46 minutos que dura la ejecución de la «Sinfonía Heroica» de Beethoven en un teatro de La Habana donde se ha refugiado un joven que ha pasado del combate político a la acción terrorista y, mediante la tortura, a la traición....
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