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El hombre que amaba a los perros has ratings and reviews. Elena said : DNF @ 10% (page ) That got me through the first four chapters, which w. Resumen y sinópsis de El hombre que amaba a los perros de Leonardo Padura. En , a la muerte de su mujer, Iván, aspirante a escritor y ahora. En , a la muerte de su mujer, Iván, aspirante a escritor y ahora responsable de un paupérrimo gabinete veterinario de La Habana, vuelve los ojos hacia un.

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Los Angeles Review of Books. Betsabe Mazzolotti rated it did not like it Feb 09, It’s an impressive novel, and a good and thought-provoking and often exciting read, but doesn’t all come together.

Retrieved 3 January October 10th, Cuba quw, Havana. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Gustavo rated it did not like it Mar 14, Retrieved 13 February Leonardo Padura Fuentes born is a Cuban novelist and journalist.

The Man Who Loved Dogs – Leonardo Padura

Sara Galico rated it did not like it Mar 30, The Man Who Loved Dogs is a three-part, three-stream novel with a trickle of a fourth closing things off. Hombfe, many things seem to be deliberately obscured for little or no reason. That may be because I was reading it in dribs and drabs, and my sense is that this is a book designed to be consumed in extended reading sessions.

Sofia rated it did not like it Sep 15, Orthofer10 Qus Please note that these ratings solely represent the complete review ‘s biased interpretation and subjective opinion of the actual reviews and do not claim to accurately reflect or represent the views of the reviewers. The versions of events presented here are sufficiently plausible, which suffices. The Man Who Loved Dogs is very much a novel of lost illusions and failed ideals. His papers, and his person, are repeatedly threatened.


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Retrieved December 20, Lucas Tapia rated it did not like it Jul 09, Only the last of the novel’s three sections comes with a subtitle — ‘Apocalypse’, the long penultimate chapter in the book set in Moscow inthe crushing of the Prague Spring the final stone crushing Mercader’s last illusions of what he gave his life for.

Two topics that I enjoy, Spanish civil war and Trotsky.

Wait, so Caridad, this woman Ramon is speaking to in ambaa cryptic tone about “The Party” and various political intrigues is his mother? InFuentes was awarded the National Prize for Literature, Cuba’s national literary award and the most important award of its kind. I tried to get into this book, but just couldn’t.

Communists drink blood, you don’t have to repeat it. Refresh and try again.

Libro El hombre que amaba a los perros – Leonardo Padura: reseñas, resumen y comentarios

Inhe was awarded with the Premio Principe de Asturias de las Letras of Spain, one of the most important literary prizes in the Spanish speaking world and usually considered as the Iberoamerican Nobel Prize.

Neither the storyline in Spain, nor the one in Cuba was interesting to me. This list is incomplete ; you can help by expanding it. We acknowledge and remind and warn you that they may, in fact, be entirely unrepresentative of the actual reviews by any other measure.


El hombre que amaba a los perros

Similarly the illustrative quotes chosen here are merely those the complete review subjectively believes represent the tenor and judgment of the review as a whole. The account of Mercader’s life, presented here largely second-hand, mixes fact and fiction, while ironically the sections on Trotsky are likely the closest to historical accuracy, his so well-documented life leaving Padura much less room to maneuver and embellish.

He is homhre son of the Spanish Civil War blind to Stalin’s betrayals there until many decades laterwho early on is infected: Padura, who was born in Havanatook a degree in Latin American literature at the University of Havana.

He asks if she’s brought along Luis. Where Padura really shines, however, is in the historical accounts: L’homme qui aimait les chiens – France. A once-promising young writer, he spent most of his life in leonqrdo Trivia About El hombre que ama Leon TrotskyRamon Mercader.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please perrso up. He offers us an off-the-beaten-path visit of a relatively closed society, a prose that is free of propaganda though not liberated from surveillance. Der Mann, der Hunde liebte – Deutschland.