The Loss Of El Dorado

by Naipaul, V S

V. S. Naipaul was born in Trinidad in 1932. He went to England on a scholarship in 1950. After four years at Oxford he began to write, and since then he has followed no other profession. He is the author of more than twenty books of fiction and nonfiction and the recipient of numerous honors, including the Nobel Prize in 2001, the Booker Prize in 1971, and a knighthood for services to literature in 1990. He lives in Wiltshire, England.

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A History. : Knopf, 1969. . First American edition. . As New in fine, now in a DEMCO covered dust-jacket. . A flawless copy of this complex re-creation of the history of Venezuela and Trinidad by the 2001 Nobel Prize winning author. Naipaul examines the Spanish/British colonial rivalry in the Orinoco basin--drawing on contemporary sources written in Spanish… Read more about this item
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