The Crystal Frontier

A Novel in Nine Stories

Carlos Fuentes; Translated by Alfred MacAdam

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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The nine stories comprising this brilliant work of fiction from Carlos Fuentes all concern people who in one way or another have had something to do with, or still are part of, the family of one Leonardo Barroso, a powerful oligarch of northern Mexico with manifold connections to the United States.

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Carlos Fuentes; Translated by Alfred MacAdam

Carlos Fuentes (1928-2012) was one of the most influential and celebrated voices in Latin American literature. He was the author of 24 novels, including Aura, The Death of Artemio Cruz, The Old Gringo and Terra Nostra, and also wrote numerous plays, short stories, and essays. He received the 1987 Cervantes Prize, the Spanish-speaking world's highest literary honor.
Fuentes was born in Panama City, the son of Mexican parents, and moved to Mexico as a teenager. He served as an ambassador to England and France, and taught at universities including Harvard, Princeton, Brown and Columbia. He died in Mexico City in 2012.

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The Crystal Frontier
A Novel in Nine Stories
Carlos Fuentes; Translated by Alfred MacAdam

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux
May 2013
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ISBN: 9781466839991
ISBN10: 1466839996
275 pages
$7.99
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