By Marc Cooper
Filenote: PDF is searchable photograph ocr, 168 pages, back and front cover.
Publish yr note: First released December 2000 and by way of Verso in 2001
Marc Cooper was once a translator operating for the Chilean President whilst Allende was once overthrown by way of Augusto Pinochet in 1973. during this short, compelling memoir he remembers his get away from the tightening grip of the Pinochet junta and his next go back visits to a rustic that continues to be groping in the direction of democratic recovery.
In writing from Chile Marc Cooper vividly conjures up the stressful surroundings of the ultimate days of the Allende govt. while he revisits years later, he unearths a sham of democracy but additionally spasms of protest within the wake of Pinochet's arrest which could finally shake Chile's establishment. This booklet brings to existence the compelling human heritage buried lower than 3 a long time of professional distortions in many of the darkest chapters folks chilly struggle policy.
LA Weekly: "Tragic, suspenseful and jam-packed with the tiny own information that convey background to life..."