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The Story of a Shipwrecked Sailor

The Story of a Shipwrecked Sailor by Gabriel Garcia Marquez 067972205X 9780679722052
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Translated by Randolf Hogan. In 1955, Garcia Marquez was working forEl Espectador, a newspaper in Bogota, when in February of that year eight crew members of the Caldas, a Colombian destroyer, were washed overboard and disappeared. Ten days later one of them turned up, barely alive, on a deserted beach in northern Colombia. This book, which originally appeared as a series of newspaper articles, is Garcia Marquezs account of that sailors ordeal.

Author: Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 128

Publisher: Vintage

Publication Date: 1989-03-13

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ISBN: 067972205X

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