The Kingdom of this World

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Knopf, 1957 - Haiti - 150 pages
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This is surely among one of the best books I have ever read. In a fairly short book, Alejo tells the suffering and hard story of Haiti's independence in an amazing and magical way. After reading this ... Read full review

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This was an interesting magical realism story about the history of Haiti. It was a short easy to read book with beautiful prose depicting striking images of racial strife, class wars and the survival ... Read full review

Contents

n THE AMPUTATION
19
THE RECKONING
29
THE METAMORPHOSES
39
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