Stories of Almost Everyone
Nation Books, Hardcover, 9781568584232, 400pp.
Publication Date: May 1, 2009
From one of the world’s most celebrated writers, his most ambitious book to datean epic history of the human adventure, told backwards, forwards, sideways, through past, present, and future
Once exiled for 12 years, the Uruguayan author now spends his days at his hometown cafe, writing about themes that have preoccupied him for a lifetime. His latest book, Mirrors, is an unofficial — and unconventional — history of the past 5,000 years. More at NPR.org
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