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In the Time of the Butterflies

ISBN 10: 1565129768 / 1-56512-976-8
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Publisher: Algonquin Books
Publication Date: 2010
Binding: Softcover
 

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Book Description: ALGONQUIN BOOKS OF CHAPEL HILL, United Kingdom, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 208 x 137 mm. Brand New Book. It is November 25, 1960, and the bodies of three beautiful, convent-educated sisters have been found near their wrecked Jeep at the bottom of a 150-foot cliff on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. El Caribe, the official newspaper, reports their deaths as an accident. It does not mention that a fourth sister lives. Nor does it explain that the sisters were among the leading opponents of Gen. Raphael Leonidas Trujillo s dictatorship. It doesn t have to. Everyone knows of Las Mariposas - The Butterflies. Now, three decades later, Julia Alvarez, also a daughter of the Dominican Republic and long haunted by these sisters, immerses us in a tangled and dangerous moment in Hispanic Caribbean history to tell their story in the only way it can truly be understood - through fiction. In this brilliantly characterized novel, the voices of all four sisters - Minerva, Patria, Maria Teresa, and Dede - speak across the decades, to tell their own stories - from hair ribbons to gunrunning to prison torture - and to describe the everyday horrors of life under Trujillo s rule. The Butterflies were extraordinary women. Minerva, once the object of the dictator s desire, had dared to publicly slap his face. Devout Patria found her calling to the uprising through the church. Alluring - and vain - Maria Teresa joined in pursuit of romance. Only Dede, the practical one, the most diligent in her duty to family and tradition, kept apart. And only she survived to see that their names were remembered. Now, through the art and magic of Julia Alvarez s imagination, the martyred Butterflies live again. And Dede joins them as a heroine of equal courage. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9781565129764

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Book Description: Paperback. Book Condition: New. 137mm x 28mm x 208mm. Paperback. Set during the waning days of the Trujillo dictatorship in the Dominican Republica in 1960, this extraordinary novel tells the story the Mirabal sisters, three young wives and mothers who.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 339 pages. 0.340. Bookseller Inventory # 9781565129764

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Book Description: ALGONQUIN BOOKS OF CHAPEL HILL, United Kingdom, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 208 x 137 mm. Brand New Book. It is November 25, 1960, and the bodies of three beautiful, convent-educated sisters have been found near their wrecked Jeep at the bottom of a 150-foot cliff on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. El Caribe, the official newspaper, reports their deaths as an accident. It does not mention that a fourth sister lives. Nor does it explain that the sisters were among the leading opponents of Gen. Raphael Leonidas Trujillo s dictatorship. It doesn t have to. Everyone knows of Las Mariposas - The Butterflies. Now, three decades later, Julia Alvarez, also a daughter of the Dominican Republic and long haunted by these sisters, immerses us in a tangled and dangerous moment in Hispanic Caribbean history to tell their story in the only way it can truly be understood - through fiction. In this brilliantly characterized novel, the voices of all four sisters - Minerva, Patria, Maria Teresa, and Dede - speak across the decades, to tell their own stories - from hair ribbons to gunrunning to prison torture - and to describe the everyday horrors of life under Trujillo s rule. The Butterflies were extraordinary women. Minerva, once the object of the dictator s desire, had dared to publicly slap his face. Devout Patria found her calling to the uprising through the church. Alluring - and vain - Maria Teresa joined in pursuit of romance. Only Dede, the practical one, the most diligent in her duty to family and tradition, kept apart. And only she survived to see that their names were remembered. Now, through the art and magic of Julia Alvarez s imagination, the martyred Butterflies live again. And Dede joins them as a heroine of equal courage. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9781565129764

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Book Description: Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. It is November 25, 1960, and three beautiful sisters have been found near their wrecked Jeep at the bottom of a 150-foot cliff on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. The official state newspaper reports their deaths as accidental. It does not mention that a fourth sister lives. Nor does it explain that the sisters were among the leading opponents of Gen. Rafael Leonidas Trujillos dictatorship. It doesnt have to. Everybody knows of Las MariposasThe Butterflies. In this extraordinary novel, the voices of all four sistersMinerva, Patria, Mara Teresa, and the survivor, Dedspeak across the decades to tell their own stories, from hair ribbons and secret crushes to gunrunning and prison torture, and to describe the everyday horrors of life under Trujillos rule. Through the art and magic of Julia Alvarezs imagination, the martyred Butterflies live again in this novel of courage and love, and the human cost of political oppression. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN, Momence,IL, Commerce,GA. book. Bookseller Inventory # 9781565129764

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