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Los Palacios Distantes

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La Habana, poco antes de la llegada del ano 2001. Un cuarenton llamado Victorio es desalojado del edificio en el que vive dias antes de que este se desplome. Anorando un cuarto propio y desprovisto de las necesidades mas elementales de la vida, vagabundea vencido y erratico por la ciudad hasta topar con Salma, una joven B+jineteraB; acosada por un proxeneta hermoso y despi ...more
Paperback, 280 pages
Published July 14th 2003 by TusQuets (first published 2002)
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João Roque
Aug 01, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Este livro consistiu numa muito agradável surpresa.
Não é a primeira vez que uma cidade se torna quase como a principal personagem de um livro de ficção, mas descrever Havana como o faz Abílio Estevez, com uma crueza e ao mesmo tempo uma imensa tristeza mesclada com pinceladas de amor, não é fácil.
Nunca fui a Havana, mas depois de ter lido este livro, parece-me que percorri essa cidade, decrépita, "velha", cheia de uma gente própria que a sente como sua e apesar de a criticar ela (a cidade) está
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Russell
Feb 15, 2008 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
another great spanish writer.
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Studied Spanish and philosophy. Wrote seven plays and published two volumes of poetry. Tuyo es el reino was his first novel and has been translated in many languages.
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