A silent fury : the El Bordo mine fire / Yuri Herrera ; translated by Lisa Dillman.

By: Herrera, Yuri
Publisher: Shefield : And Other Stories, 2020Description: 104 p. ; 20 cmISBN: 9781911508786Report number: BR-Fall 20Subject(s): United States Smelting, Refining, and Mining Company -- Officials and employees -- Accidents | Mine fires -- Mexico -- Pachuca -- History -- 20th century | Pachuca (Mexico) -- History -- 20th centuryGenre/Form: History.Summary: Now, a century later, acclaimed novelist Yuri Herrera has carefully reconstructed a worker's tragedy at once globally resonant and deeply personal: Pachuca is his hometown. His sensitive and deeply humanizing work is an act of restitution for the victims and their families, bringing his full force of evocation to bear on the injustices that suffocated this horrific event into silence.
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Now, a century later, acclaimed novelist Yuri Herrera has carefully reconstructed a worker's tragedy at once globally resonant and deeply personal: Pachuca is his hometown. His sensitive and deeply humanizing work is an act of restitution for the victims and their families, bringing his full force of evocation to bear on the injustices that suffocated this horrific event into silence.

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