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The Buried Mirror

Reflections on Spain and the New World

by Carlos Fuentes

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Published by Mariner Books in Boston, New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Pagination399 p.
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7468678M
ISBN 100395924995
ISBN 109780395924990

‘The Buried Mirror’ The problem with a source like the Book of Prophecies, which Sale himself calls “bizarre” (p. ), is that like the Book of Revelation it can be used to prove (or disprove) anything. The fact that Columbus’s misnomer stuck is surely beyond question, or . Illustrated with more than stunning drawings, paintings, and photographs, The Buried Mirror celebrates a culture of enormous wealth and diversity, as Carlos Fuentes fulfills the poet Pablo Neruda's resounding cry, "I am here to sing this history.""--BOOK Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights /5(4).

As the Los Angeles Times said: "Drawing expertly on five centuries of the cultural history of Europe and the Americas, Fuentes seeks to capture the spirit of the new, vibrant, and enduring civilization [in the New World] that began in Spain." Fuentes's singular success in this remarkable endeavor has made the book a classic in its field. Start studying LACS The Buried Mirror. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

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Whatever the underlying purpose, THE BURIED MIRROR is a fine overview of the history and culture of Spain and Latin America.

It is marked most by Fuentes's superb narrative skills and his passion, which make the book invigorating as well as instructive. Fuentes actually provides two by:   The Paperback of the The Buried Mirror: Reflections on Spain and the New World by Carlos Fuentes at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 3/5(1). Whatever the underlying purpose, THE BURIED MIRROR is a fine overview of the history and culture of Spain and Latin America. It is marked most by Fuentes's superb narrative skills and his passion, which make the book invigorating as well as instructive.

Fuentes actually provides two histories/5(59). Published on September 1st, by Mariner Books (first published January 1st, ), The Buried Mirror by Carlos Fuentes is a comprehensive history of Spain and the Spanish-speaking people of the Americas.

It looks at Hispanic culture on both sides of the Atlantic, spanning generations. A companion volume to an upcoming Discovery/BBC TV series, this passionate meditation on Hispanic cultural identity from Fuentes (Constancia,etc.) unfolds with all the color, urgency, and perhaps inevitable superficiality of a popular documentary.

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Carlos Fuentes was one of Mexico's greatest writers, and is primarily known as a novelist. He wrote "El espejo enterrado" (The Buried Mirror) into commemorate the th anniversary of Columbus' discovery of America. "El espejo enterrado" is a work of non-fiction. I heard it referred to as a "cultural history".4/5.

THE BURIED MIRROR: Reflections on Spain and the New World User Review - Kirkus. A companion volume to an upcoming Discovery/BBC TV series, this passionate meditation on Hispanic cultural identity from Fuentes (Constancia,etc.) unfolds with all the color, urgency, and 5/5(1).

In response to: ¡Adiós Columbus. from the Janu issue To the Editors. Kenneth Maxwell’s criticism of the television series, The Buried Mirror: Reflections on Spain and the New World, does not get to the heart of the matter, nor could it be expected to [“¡Adios Columbus!”NYR, January 28].Just why The Buried Mirror series as made was not as projected is exemplary, I think.

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Mesa Gisbert, El País. From the PublisherBrand: PRH Grupo Editorial. With Carlos Fuentes. A five-volume sweeping look at the past and present of Latin America, hosted by Carlos Fuentes. THE VIRGIN AND THE BULL: Best-selling Mexican author Fuentes looks for his forebears in the mix of people that created Latin America: Spanish, Arab, Jewish, Indian, and African.

He asks what is unique in their culture that is cause for celebration in the th anniversary /10(1). A unique history of the social, political, and economic forces that created the remarkable culture that stretches from the mysterious cave drawings at Altamira to the explosive graffiti on the walls of East Los Angeles.

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Yet, despite the fact that the series attempts to survey the major landmarks in Spanish and Latin American history from the conquest to the independence movements, it is not primarily concerned with a.