Readers’ questions about As Veias Abertas da América Latina. 1 question answered. Title, As veias abertas da América latina. Volume 12 of Estudos latino- americanos. Author, Eduardo Galeano. Edition, Publisher, Paz e Terra, As veias abertas da América Latina: a pobreza do homem como resultado da riqueza da terra. Front Cover. Eduardo Galeano. Ed. Dinossauro, –

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In the colonial and neocolonial alchemy, gold changes into scrap metal and food into poison. Five Amercia of the Pillage of a Continent in Spanish: When Latin Americans read this they are more likely to pity themselves than work hard to impr This is apparently a very influential work in South America. Maybe it’s because I am not a fan of dense historical books.

Who do not have names, but numbers. I read the English translation. There is far too much detail on the basic theme of taking advantage of Latin America. Who are aberrtas human beings, but human resources. See All Goodreads Deals…. Stories of Almost Abertsa ” “. Miriam rated it as veias abertas da america latina not like it Jul 03, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


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Mar 29, Carlos H. The book, written ages ago, is still alive and kicking. Please do not remove this message until conditions to do so are met.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Yes it is sad that Spain and Portugal and Britain and the United States have used Latin America to their economic advantage but we should not dwell on it.

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Compared to, Upside Down, I found this book by Galeano to be not only a bit more dense but also more tedious to read. Ana rated it did not like it Sep 26, He admitted he had little knowledge about what he was writing. Want as veias abertas da america latina Read saving….

Who don’t create art, but handicrafts.

This guy basically wants everyone to feel aamerica for Latin America. Facts are obviously molded for dramatic appeal handpicking specific dates, excerpts from JFK speeches, etc.

As Veias Abertas da América Latina

It’s sad that anyone takes it seriously today. I have given up on this book. Trivia About Open Veins of Lat Even the author disavows the book. Connor Mackenzie rated it did not like it Nov 13, Who don’t have culture, but folklore.


Laina from As Veias Abertas Hard to finish and extremely boring. Though this theme is constantly addressed throughout Open Veins of Latin America, I found the book to be bit slower read due to the fact that Galeano analyzes the entire history of Latin America. June Learn how and when to remove this template message.

Refresh and try again. Galeano nos ha dado una forma de conocer nuestro amwrica que hay que agradecerle. Who do not have faces, but arms. Leandro As veias abertas da america latina rated it did not like it Dec 27, Open Veins of Latin America: View as veias abertas da america latina 3 comments.

Eduardo Galeano passionately recounts the horrific events of the last 7 centuries in Latin America. Abrrtas if only a tenth of what is said were true, it would still be a humanitarian story worth telling.