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Nunca Más

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Hardcover, 463 pages
Published October 1st 1986 by Farrar Straus Giroux (first published 1984)
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Joni
Mar 24, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Aunque duela leerlo, mas vale,, ojalá,,, Nunca mas!!!!!!!
Andreea
Apr 16, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Rating this book is as difficult as reading it. Its content cannot be described as enjoyable, but what kept me going was its purpose. I would not look for literary value in something that is called a “report”.

This report is the work of the National Commission on the Disappearance of Persons created by the newly elected president, Raúl Alfonsin, in December 1983. Its purpose was to investigated the “desaparecidos” and other human rights violations that happened during the previous military dictat
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Steven
An important and necessary work of historical record. 30 years after the end of the junta it remains politically, socially, and culturally relevant.
Flor Méndez
"El silencio no será una respuesta ni el tiempo cerrará las heridas"

"Ingresar a ellos (los centros clandestinos) significó en todos los casos DEJAR DE SER (...)"

"Una muerte en la que el que iba a morir no tenía ninguna participación: era como morir sin luchar, como morir estando muerto o como no morir nunca"

"El estupor de sus hermanos, que no podían entender la destrucción violenta de mi omnipotencia, de mi incapacidad para conservar el tesoro familiar, me enfrentaba con el vacío. Con mi propia
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leigh
Sep 21, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: political
Is it good to review a book like this favorably?
Sebastián Sorhobigarat
Un texto obligado para los Argentinos. El informe sobre la desaparición forzada de personas durante la última dictadura militar permite remontarnos a un tiempo por demás oscuro en el país de la mano de testimonios y datos recopilados por la CONADEP.

Si bien el tiempo ha pasado, este es aun un libro de actualidad, ya que incluso al día de hoy quedan las cicatrices y rencores de aquella época pasada, cuando el remedio a el terrorismo montonero acabó siendo más cruel que la enfermedad. Es una herida
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Steven  McCord
Mar 19, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Nunca Mas digs deep into the political wave in Argentina that produced the "Desaparecidos" in the '80s. It's pretty sad, to be honest. While in Buenos Aires, I went to the 'now' museum that housed a lot of the missing people during that political regime. It gave me a strong negative vibe - this is pretty heavy stuff.
Elaina Vitale
Jun 14, 2007 rated it it was amazing
Were I to have a bible, this would be it.
Marina Rovituso
Mar 26, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
It's a very sad and hard piece of Argentinian history worth reading. Everybody should know what REALLY happened.
Mary
Apr 03, 2011 rated it really liked it
The grisly and detailed report on the brutal crimes of the military government in Argentina in the 1970's. Chilling.
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A sobering report on the "disappearances" caused by the military junta. Teaches us lessons about the fragile state of "democracy"
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“el segundo día de permanecer detenido ilegalmente en esas condiciones dos personas que no eran los que lo secuestraron, lo trasladan a otra sala más chica donde lo desnudan y lo atan a una cama que es denominada ‘parrilla’. Que le colocan alambres en la cabeza y lo comienzan a torturar con corriente eléctrica. Que le pasan picana por todo el cuerpo preferentemente en la zona genital, pectoral y en la cabeza, boca, encías, etc. Que lo torturan por espacio de dos horas aproximadamente. Que luego lo sacan de allí, llevándolo a otra sala del citado edificio, donde un grupo de personas lo someten a una brutal golpiza de puñetazos y patadas.” 0 likes
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