El laberinto de la soledad, Volume 11

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Fondo de Cultura Económica, Jan 1, 1972 - Fiction - 191 pages
6 Reviews
Octavio Paz has written one of the most enduring and powerful works ever created on Mexico and its people, character, and culture. Compared to Ortega y Gasset's The Revolt of the Masses for its trenchant analysis, this collection contains Octavio Paz' most famous work, The Labyrinth of Solitude , a beautifully written and deeply felt discourse on Mexico's quest for identity that gives us an unequaled look at the country hidden behind the mask. Also included are Postscript, Return to the Labyrinth of Solitude, and Mexico and the United States, all of which develop the themes of the title essay and extend his penetrating commentary to the United States and Latin America.

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Review: El Laberinto de la Soledad y Otras Obras

User Review  - Dusty - Goodreads

I finished reading El laberinto de la soledad almost two weeks ago but left the book on my "currently reading" list while I contemplated what I would include in this review. My theory was, if I left ... Read full review

Review: El Laberinto de la Soledad y Otras Obras

User Review  - Sandra - Goodreads

Absolutely not as good as I expected, however, it illustrates quite accurately the nature of Mexican behavior. Read full review

Contents

El pachuco y otros extremos
9
De la Independencia a la Revolución
106
La inteligencia mexicana
135
Copyright

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