The Books

‘Pleasure, Obligation, Curiosity, Inspiration’: What’s on Marie Arana’s Nightstand

From the New York Times BY THE BOOK interview. Among other things, the author of “Silver, Sword & Stone: Three Crucibles in the Latin American…

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Politics and Prose: Review of Silver Sword and Stone

In Silver, Sword, and Stone Marie Arana seamlessly weaves these stories with the history of the past millennium to explain three enduring themes that have defined Latin America since pre-Columbian times: the foreign greed for its mineral riches, an ingrained propensity to violence, and the abiding power of religion.

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Events: Book Tour

Here are the dates and locations for my upcoming book tour for Silver, Sword, and Stone.

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