Book
Spanish

La hojarasca

Subject
Colombia, Dood
Extra subject
Landleven, platteland
Title
La hojarasca
Author
Gabriel García Márquez
Language
Spanish
Publisher
Barcelona: Bruguera, 1984
159 p.
ISBN
84-02-07442-1

About Gabriel García Márquez

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Gabriel García Márquez (American Spanish: [ɡaˈβɾjel ɣaɾˈsi.a ˈmaɾkes] (listen); 6 March 1927 – 17 April 2014) was a Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter, and journalist, known affectionately as Gabo [ˈɡaβo] or Gabito [ɡaˈβito] throughout Latin America. Considered one of the most significant authors of the 20th century, particularly in the Spanish language, he was awarded the 1972 Neustadt International Prize for Literature and the 1982 Nobel Prize in Literature. He pursued a self-directed education that resulted in leaving law school for a career in journalism. From early on he sho…Read more on Wikipedia