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Days and Nights of Love and War Paperback – October 1, 2000

ISBN-13: 978-1583670231 ISBN-10: 1583670238

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  • Paperback: 220 pages
  • Publisher: Monthly Review Press (October 1, 2000)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1583670238
  • ISBN-13: 978-1583670231
  • Product Dimensions: 9 x 6.1 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 8.8 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #501,088 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"'Days and Nights succeeds not only because of its socio-political authenticity and lyrical style but because of its anger and tenderness, elation and sorrow.' The Nation; Days and Nights of Love and War is the personal testimony of one of Latin America's foremost contemporary political writers." --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.

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Text: English, Spanish (translation) --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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23 of 30 people found the following review helpful By L. Walker on September 8, 1997
Format: Paperback
This book is for anyone immersed in the human condition, waging a war internally and silently stuggling externally. Galeano's collection of thoughts and essays and stories stirs the emotions of the reader and forces them to consider the entirety of the Latin American canon of literature as a formidable one. It encompasses genres such as autobiography, biography, testimony, prose, and short story. This is poetry of the soul for the soul, and shouldn't be limited to those obscure literature classes dealing with oppression
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12 of 15 people found the following review helpful By Midwest Book Review on May 19, 2001
Format: Paperback
The personal testimony of one of Latin America's foremost contemporary political writers, Eduardo Galeano's Days And Nights Of Love And War blends memoir journaling with an eloquent history to record the lives and struggles of the Latin American people under two decades of unimaginable violence and extreme repression. Galeano combines straight-forward reportage with personal vignettes, interviews, travelogues, and folklore with an impressive and engaging emotional enrichment that includes anger, irony, sadness, and humor. Days And Nights Of Love And War is very highly recommended for students of late 20th century Latin American political history and culture.
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11 of 14 people found the following review helpful By "ram733" on April 13, 2002
Format: Hardcover
is as Galeano define "Days and Nights of Love and War". The author open the memory box and let escape the pain and the love, the sadness and the joy. That is not only his box, it's my box too, all latinoamericans' box. So, when we open it we live.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Chaparral on February 14, 2013
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Days and Nights of Love and War might be the most moving and inspirational book I've ever read. It weaves together organically like many memories: without chronology, in snippets that each form the tiny brushstrokes of a life. Struggle for a better world can never exist only in antagonism. In fighting the dominant system, one must remember and care for the tiny and profound details that make the world a place worth fighting for. Galeano knows this intimately. Between scenes of bloody state repression he gracefully intertwines stories of lovers, children, lore, and friendship. It is in this juxtaposition that life gains potency and motion. It is precisely why (a la Che Guevara) because of deep love, one fights.
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Food for thought. Prize winning author. To read this book is to expand the universe of the mind.
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