The Jaguar Smile

A Nicaraguan Journey
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Product Number: Z12279
Released: Jul 01, 2016
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ISBN: #9781501920677
Narrator/s: John Curless
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"I did not go to Nicaragua intending to write a book, or, indeed, to write at all: but my encounter with the place affected me so deeply that in the end I had no choice." So notes Salman Rushdie in his first work of nonfiction, a book as imaginative and meaningful as his acclaimed novels. In The Jaguar Smile, Rushdie paints a brilliantly sharp and haunting portrait of the people, the politics, the terrain, and the poetry of "a country in which the ancient, opposing forces of creation and destruction were in violent collision." Recounting his travels there in 1986, in the midst of America's behind-the-scenes war against the Sandinistas, Rushdie reveals a nation resounding to the clashes between government and individuals, history and morality.

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Author(s): Salman Rushdie
Genre: Travel
Imprint: ITK Audio

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Author(s): Salman Rushdie
Narrator(s): John Curless
Genre: Travel
Product Number ND0353
Released: Aug 24, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781501920646
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Author(s): Salman Rushdie
Product Number EB00734473
Released: Aug 28, 2018
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Vintage Canada
ISBN: #9780307367785
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Author(s): Salman Rushdie
Product Number EB00165615
Released: Dec 29, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: #9780307786661

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