100 Years Of Solitude By: Garcia-Maquez, Gabriel 1989 ? Type: Novel
60% : Very intelligent, but I didn't enjoy it very much
Review : Garcia really has an incredible imagination
meaning :  He uses the novel as a vehicle to criticise various South American cultural practices. It is confusing because of the Latin practice of giving children the same names as their parents.
synopsis :  A story of a family throughout the first 100 years of a settlement they hekp to find. From nothing to success to ultimate destruction. One central theme is the problems caused by near relatives marrying. Really a collection of mini-stories
comments : "The God Of Small Things" is uncannily similar - lead woman been successful businesswoman, incest. The man is a hero , but crazy then completely crazy. One male heir becomes a heroic general

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