The Underdogs: A Novel of the Mexican Revolution (Penguin Classics)

The Underdogs: A Novel of the Mexican Revolution (Penguin Classics)


The maximum novel of the Mexican Revolution, in an excellent new translation through an award-winning translator

The Underdogs is the 1st nice novel concerning the first nice revolution of the 20 th century. Demetrio Macias, a bad, illiterate Indian, needs to subscribe to the rebels to avoid wasting his kinfolk. brave and charismatic, he earns a generalship in Pancho Villa?s military, in simple terms to develop into discouraged with the reason after it turns into hopelessly factionalized. straight away a spare, relocating depiction of the boundaries of political idealism, an real illustration of Mexico?s peasant existence, and a undying portrait of revolution, The Underdogs is an iconic novel of the Latin American adventure and a strong novel in regards to the disillusionment of conflict.

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