The Secret History of Costaguana

Year this Award was Won: 
2 011
Award Win Active Date: 
Friday, April 27, 2012 - 09:26
Winner Rank: 
SLCT
Winner Detail SubCategory: 
Fiction
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Secret History of Costaguana
Winner Description: 
By Juan Gabriel Vásquez. Tr. by Anne McLean. Publisher: Riverhead
Winner Blurb: 

Vásquez spins a multitextured tale of a Colombian man who has endured multiple revolutions and personal tragedies only to have the story of his life and country stolen from him by Joseph Conrad, who turned it into Nostromo. A deeply lyrical, stylistically and thematically rich historical novel.

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The Secret History of Costaguana
ISBN of the winning item: 
9781594488030
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Book
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Friday, April 27, 2012 - 09:26
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Friday, April 27, 2012 - 09:26
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