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A Silent Fury: The El Bordo Mine Fire Audio CD – Unabridged, 9 February 2021
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- Publisher : Blackstone Publishing; Unabridged edition (9 February 2021)
- Language : English
- Audio CD : 1 pages
- ISBN-10 : 1664782788
- ISBN-13 : 978-1664782785
- Dimensions : 14.73 x 1.52 x 14.22 cm
- Customer Reviews:
"A searing, painful, poetic, simple, extraordinary book about a 1920 mine disaster."
-- "Philippe Sands, British Book Award-winning author"
About the Author
Yuri Herrera, born in Actopan, Mexico, is an acclaimed and award-winning author. His Signs Preceding the End of the World won the Best Translated Book Award in 2016 and was included in many best books of the year lists, including the London Guardian's Best Fiction and NBC News's Ten Great Latino Books. His first novel, Kingdom Cons, won the 2004 Premio Binacional de Novela Joven and, when published in Spain won the Premio Otras Voces, Otros Ámbitos, being considered the best work of fiction published in Spain by a jury of 100 people, including editors, journalists and cultural critics. He studied politics in Mexico, creative writing in El Paso, and took his PhD in literature at Berkeley. He teaches at Tulane University in New Orleans.