Diario de la guerra del cerdo has ratings and 30 reviews. Inesperado precursor de las revueltas estudiantiles, de la guerrilla urbana y hasta del mov. Results 1 – 6 of 6 Diario de la guerra del cerdo / Diary of the War of the Pig by Bioy Casares, Adolfo and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles. Diario de la guerra del cerdo / Diary of the war of the pig: (Biblioteca Bioy Casares) by Adolfo Bioy Casares at – ISBN

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. There are some passages in this book that really have it in them to make you feel gloomy and hopeless about becoming old — just take this one: Dec 20, Nate D rated it liked it Recommends it for: And, he was probably very scared of getting older.

They say that old people are greedy, selfish, materialistic, and eternally grumbling. La trama celeste, Aunque no haya eel nada al cabo de la espera, esperamos.

Little by little, members of the group are affected as their friends disap Adolfo Bioy Casares gierra one of Argenina’s greatest writers of the 20th century, as well as a close friend and former collaborator with Jorge Luis Borges.

El Diario de la guerra del cerdo trata del destino del ser, que pasa cuando la edad avanza y pasamos a ser “viejos”. My own sense is age might have some importance but more powerful feelings are generated by class, that is, by rich vs.


A harrowing, chopping novella on the elderly and the young who abuse and kill them. For starters, none of them really considers diarko old at all, and each of them has at least one unpleasant quality like greed, stubbornness, cowardice — one of them even betrays a friend in order to escape death —, and intolerance. Refresh and try again. Diario de la guerra del cerdo, I am writing this at a time when in many European cities, also in my home country, it has once again?

Seis problemas oa Don Isidro Parodi, The only reason I didn’t give gufrra 5 stars is because I found the ending to be very abrupt–I wanted more!

La guerra del cerdo

Then one cold, windy night the friends are in for a rude shock after packing up and leaving together: This book is not yet featured on Listopia. May 31, Anais Casanova rated it it was amazing. Bioy could not possibly have anticipated this dirty business.

Flat story with flat characters. Luis Greve, muerto, Human beings themselves, after death, become figures in a dream to the survivorsthey fade away and are forgotten, like dreams that were once convincing, but which no one cares to hear about.

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Nacho rated it did not like it Jul 07, Could Isidro Vidal, in a sort of Caesarean grandeur, have kept referring to himself in the third person? Los mejores cuentos policiales. Un modelo para la muerte, Mar 02, Abu Alizade rated it it was ok. Karl Marx published his Communist Manifesto nearly two hundred years ago but the distinctions and categories outline by Marx continue to cast their long shadow.


By way of diary entries, we follow don Isidro Vidal, resident of a crowded, crumbling mansion serving as tenement building for the poor in the city of Buenos Aires. gueerra

Little by little, members of the group are affected as their friends disappear or are beaten by gangs of youth. To ask other readers questions about Diary of the War of the Pigplease sign up. The author, Adolfo Bioy Casares, happened to be an Argentinian, and so it seemed like a brilliant opportunity for me to go and buy that book, casages up my Spanish into the bargain.

Books by Adolfo Bioy Casares. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Diario de la guerra del cerdo certainly predated the Guerra Sucia Dirty War of Argentina,which would make Bioy a remarkable writer of prescience.

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