War by Candlelight

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Something is happening around the globe: mass movements of peoples, dislocations of language and culture in the wake of war and economic crises -- simply put, our world is changing.

In this exquisite collection, Daniel AlarcÓn takes the reader from Third World urban centers to the fault lines that divide nations and people. Wars, both national and internal, are waged in jungles, across borders, in the streets of Lima, in the intimacy of New York apartments. These are lives at

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Publisher:HarperCollins
ISBN:9780061860294
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Words: 54,171
Unique Words: 5,240
Avg Sentence (words): 12.58
Avg Word (chars): 4.06
Chapters: 19
Paragraphs: 1,365
People: 233
Places: 114
Things: 93
Adult Reading Time:3:37
Sentiment: -0.01
Intensity: 0.10
Profanity: 90
SAT Words: 543
Reading Level:5.3
Complexity Index: 117

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