Noticias del Imperio

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Muchnik Editores, 2001 - Mexico - 749 pages
2 Reviews
"Basada en la tragica historia del efimero Imperio Mexicano instaurado en la segunda mitad del siglo XIX, esta grandiosa novela otorga el protagonismo a la voz de la Emperatriz Carlota, viuda de Maximiliano. Ya octogenaria, Carlota escribe sus Memorias y desgrana sus recuerdos en torno a la figura de su esposo. De ellos emergen una serie de personajes que perfilan con nitidez una epoca irrepetible."

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User Review  - Marie-pierre Stien - Goodreads

I have re-read the first chapters of this book several times over the past twenty years. Carlotta's mournful monologue to her dead husband is one of the most moving pieces of Spanish-language prose. Read it in spanish if you can. Read full review

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User Review  - Avra Fox - Goodreads

It's big. It's intimidating. I had to struggle at points to make it through this book, but I did, and it was massively rewarding. Fascinating, distressing, controlled and crude, funny and tragic. It's ... Read full review

Contents

CASTILLO DE BOUCHOUT 1927
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ENTRE NAPOLEONES TE VEAS 186162
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CASTILLO DE BOUCHOUT 1927
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