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Underdogs, a Novel of the Mexican Revolution

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Published by Buccaneer Books Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • True stories of endurance & survival,
  • Mexico,
  • General,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • 1910-1946,
  • Fiction,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9375211M
    ISBN 100899665152
    ISBN 109780899665153


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Sergio Waisman (translator, notes) is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Translation Award and is a professor of Spanish at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.

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The Underdogs by Mariano Azuela A Novel of the Mexican Revolution Translated by E. Munguia, Jr. Original Title: LOS DE ABAJO PART ONE "How beautiful the revolution. Even in its most barbarous aspect it is beautiful," Solis said with deep feeling.

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The Underdogs is the first great novel about the first great revolution of the twentieth century. Demetrio Macias, a poor, illiterate Indian, must join the rebels to save his family/5(9). The underdogs: a novel of the Mexican Revolution. Modern Library paperback edition.

New York: Modern Library. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Azuela, Mariano,E. Munguía and Beth Ellen. Jorgensen. The Underdogs: A Novel of the Mexican Revolution. New York: Modern Library. About The Underdogs. Hailed as the greatest novel of the Mexican Revolution, The Underdogs recounts the story of an illiterate but charismatic Indian peasant farmer’s part in the rebellion against Porfirio Díaz, and his subsequent loss of belief in the cause when the revolutionary alliance becomes factionalized.

Azuela’s masterpiece is a timeless, authentic portrayal of peasant life. Hailed as the greatest novel of the Mexican Revolution, The Underdogs recounts the story of an illiterate but charismatic Indian peasant farmer’s part in the rebellion against Porfirio Díaz, and his subsequent loss of belief in the cause when the revolutionary alliance becomes factionalized.

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Demetrio Macias, a naive, peace-loving Indian, becomes swept up in a revolution against the dictator Portfirio Diaz, and his courage eventually leads to a generalship in Pancho Villa's guerilla army.

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Demetrio Macias, a poor, illiterate Indian, must join the rebels to save his family. Courageous and charismatic, he earns a generalship in Pancho Villa’s army, only to become.

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Hailed as the greatest novel of the Mexican Revolution, The Underdogs recounts the story of an illiterate but charismatic Indian peasant farmer’s part in the rebellion against Porfirio Díaz, and his subsequent loss of belief in the cause when the revolutionary alliance becomes factionalized.

Azuela’s masterpiece is a timeless, authentic portrayal of peasant life, revolutionary zeal, and /5(3). Book Description Hailed as the greatest novel of the Mexican Revolution, The Underdogs recounts the story of an illiterate but charismatic Indian peasant farmer’s part in the rebellion against Porfirio Díaz, and his subsequent loss of belief in the cause when the revolutionary alliance becomes factionalized.

Azuela’s masterpiece is a. Darfur, Sarajevo, Baghdad, or Bogota; this is not only a novel of the Mexican Revolution, but also of our own contemporary madness, and Sergio Waisman’s translation captures its full force and fervor.” —Sandra Cisneros, author of The House on Mango Street “A classic novel of the Mexican Revolution, The Underdogs is a work not only of.

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The Underdogs: A Novel of the Mexican Revolution by Mariano Azuela. Mariano Azuela, the first of the "novelists of the Revolution," was born in Lagos de Moreno, Jalisco, Mexico, in He studied medicine in Guadalajara and returned to Lagos inwhere he began the practice of.

Underdogs is a story about a farmer named Demetrio Macias in Mexico during the Mexican Revolution. The story follows Macias from the beginning of his involvement in the revolution until a very confusing end in which Macias is still fighting. This is not a book to read if you don't know much about the Mexican Revolution/5(7).

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