Widows [Signed First Edition]
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First Edition Signed by Author. Light rubbing/soiling on page edge. Good+ condition. Clean pages. Good+ books may have light shelf wear, bumped page or cover edges. Binding intact. DJ protected by clear mylar cover. Good+ condition Dust Jacket included. DJ has light shelf wear, rubbing. [U58]. Bookseller Inventory # 100322307
About this title:
One by one, the bodies of men wash up on the shore of the river, where they are claimed by the women of the local town as husbands and fathers, even though the faces of the dead men are unrecognizable. A tug-of-war ensues between the local police, who insist that the women couldn?t possibly recognize their loved ones, and the women demanding the right to bury their beloveds. As it evolves, the stand-off reveals itself to be a power struggle between love, dignity and honor, and the lesser god of brute force. A lesson in how power really works, and how it can be made to work differently.
Product Description: Contains WIDOWS, a parable of courage and resilience in the face of totalitarian oppression, and LAST WALTZ IN SANTIAGO, a collection of poems written on the themes of exile and 'the disappeared'. From the author of DEATH AND THE MAIDEN.
Title: Widows [Signed First Edition]
Publication Date: 1983
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Collectible - Good+
Dust Jacket Condition: Good+
Signed: Signed by Author
Edition: First Edition
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