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Story of a Shipwrecked Sailor

Authors: Hogan, Randolf (TRN) & García Márquez, Gabriel & Garcia Marquez, Gabriel
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC047000, BIO023000, FIC056000
ISBN: 9781101911099, Related ISBNs: 067972205X, 1101911093, 9780679722052, 9781101911099
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 128,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN eBOOK!


In 1955, Garcia Marquez was working for El 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 Marquez's account of that sailor's ordeal.

Translated by Randolf Hogan.
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