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The Resource Riding the tiger : Ramiro de León Carpio's battle for human rights in Guatemala, Alvaro Vargas Llosa and Santiago Aroca

Riding the tiger : Ramiro de León Carpio's battle for human rights in Guatemala, Alvaro Vargas Llosa and Santiago Aroca

Label
Riding the tiger : Ramiro de León Carpio's battle for human rights in Guatemala
Title
Riding the tiger
Title remainder
Ramiro de León Carpio's battle for human rights in Guatemala
Statement of responsibility
Alvaro Vargas Llosa and Santiago Aroca
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"Highly favorable (self- )portrait of human rights activist who became president of Guatemala following legislative coup against predecessor Jorge Serrano Elías (1991-93). Based on interviews with Vargas Llosa and Aroca, includes flattering prologue and epilogue and reprinted dispatches from Guatemala"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
ViVb
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
León Carpio, Ramiro de
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F1466.7
LC item number
.L46 1995
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Vargas Llosa, Alvaro
  • Aroca, Santiago
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • León Carpio, Ramiro de
  • León Carpio, Ramiro de
  • León Carpio, Ramiro de
  • Guatemala
  • Human rights
  • Presidents
  • Biographies
  • Chefs d'Etat
  • Démocratisation
  • Evolution politique
  • Interviews
  • Guatémala
  • Human rights
  • Politics and government
  • Presidents
  • Guatemala
Summary URI
http://www.loc.gov/hlas
Label
Riding the tiger : Ramiro de León Carpio's battle for human rights in Guatemala, Alvaro Vargas Llosa and Santiago Aroca
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Translated from an unpublished transcript by Carlos Verdecia"--Title page verso
  • Interview with the President of Guatemala
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
34094121
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780964842601
Lccn
95080188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34094121
Label
Riding the tiger : Ramiro de León Carpio's battle for human rights in Guatemala, Alvaro Vargas Llosa and Santiago Aroca
Publication
Note
  • "Translated from an unpublished transcript by Carlos Verdecia"--Title page verso
  • Interview with the President of Guatemala
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
34094121
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780964842601
Lccn
95080188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34094121

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