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"Highly readable. . . . An important book."--"The Tuscon Citizen" ""Redeemers" is a fundamental work for our time. . . . All the chapters are written with fluid movement, intelligent precision, and felicitous language. You read them with the expectation and excitement offered by the best novels."--Mario Vargas Llosa, "El Pa?s" An ambitious attempt to trace the interaction of ideas and power in Hispanic America. --"The Wall Street Journal"" Krauze is marked by a rare and attractive gift for noticing the several ways that, under the bright sun of the imagination, and kingdom of politics and the kingdom of literature sometimes merge. --Paul Berman, "The New York Times Book Review"" Erudite and wise. . . . A magisterial history of the ideas, books and politics that shaped modern Latin America, from 19th-century liberalism to revolutionary commitments and back again towards modern, more democratic versions of liberal thought. --"The Financial Times"" An engaging mixture of biography and historical currents in the style of Isaiah Berlin or Edmund Wilson, thus allowing lay readers to follow what can sometimes be a dizzying succession of revolutions, doctrine and caudillos. --"Kirkus Reviews"" Krauze illuminates Latin American thought and politics in a vibrant and invaluable blend of biography and analysis. . . . "Redeemers" provides discerning and much-needed insight into our dynamic neighbors. --"Booklist"" Highly readable. . . . An important book. --"The Tuscon Citizen"" Krauze attempts to weave together the disparate threads of all the feuding orthodoxies through mini-biographies of 12 leaders and thinkers. Krauze, perhaps Mexico s most widely respected intellectual, is uniquely suited to the task, and the resulting tapestry is both persuasive and evocative. --"Publishers Weekly"" An engaging survey of the ideas and quasi-religious convictions that have powered modern Latin America s consequential political movements. --"The Daily"" Krauze is, without a doubt, one of the most renowned and important intellectuals in Mexico. . . . He has developed a prose style of expressive clarity and metaphoric restraint that has enormous impact. His books read like novels: the greatest possible achievement for a historian of ideas. --"The Nation"" "Redeemers" is a fundamental work for our time. . . . All the chapters are written with fluid movement, intelligent precision, and felicitous language. You read them with the expectation and excitement offered by the best novels. --Mario Vargas Llosa, "El Pa?s"" "Redeemers is a fundamental work for our time. . . . All the chapters are written with fluid movement, intelligent precision, and felicitous language. You read them with the expectation and excitement offered by the best novels."--Mario Vargas Llosa, El Pais "Krauze is, without a doubt, one of the most renowned and important intellectuals in Mexico. . . . He has developed a prose style of expressive clarity and metaphoric restraint that has enormous impact. His books read like novels: the greatest possible achievement for a historian of ideas."--The Nation "An engaging survey of the ideas and quasi-religious convictions that have powered modern Latin America's consequential political movements."--The Daily "Krauze attempts to weave together the disparate threads of all the feuding orthodoxies through mini-biographies of 12 leaders and thinkers. Krauze, perhaps Mexico's most widely respected intellectual, is uniquely suited to the task, and the resulting tapestry is both persuasive and evocative."--Publishers Weekly "Highly readable. . . . An important book."--The Tuscon Citizen "Krauze illuminates Latin American thought and politics in a vibrant and invaluable blend of biography and analysis. . . . Redeemers provides discerning and much-needed insight into our dynamic neighbors."--Booklist "An engaging mixture of biography and historical currents in the style of Isaiah Berlin or Edmund Wilson, thus allowing lay readers to follow what can sometimes be a dizzying succession of revolutions, doctrine and caudillos."--Kirkus Reviews "Erudite and wise. . . . A magisterial history of the ideas, books and politics that shaped modern Latin America, from 19th-century liberalism to revolutionary commitments and back again towards modern, more democratic versions of liberal thought."--The Financial Times "Krauze is marked by a rare and attractive gift for noticing the several ways that, under the bright sun of the imagination, and kingdom of politics and the kingdom of literature sometimes merge."--Paul Berman, The New York Times Book Review "An ambitious attempt to trace the interaction of ideas and power in Hispanic America."--The Wall Street Journal

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