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Desert Memories

Biography / MemoirOut of Print

By: Ariel Dorfman

304 pages, 25 b/w photos

National Geographic Society

Hardback | Dec 2004 | #146131 | ISBN: 0792262409
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Personal memoir of the Norte Grande of Chile, the world's driest desert and responsible for dragging Chile into a modern state following the 19th-century discovery of nitrate, and subsequent conquest and colonisation of the barren desert.

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