Lost & Found in Latin America
All About Brazil's World Cup Soccer, the Argentine Pope & MariachiBook - 2014
"What are the roots of the worsening crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border? Why did soccer-obsessed Brazilians protest hosting the 2014 World Cup? What was Brazil's worst nightmare at the World Cup before drowning in their own tears from the humiliating 7-1 drubbing by Germany in the semi-finals? World Cup and border crisis serve a springboards for an unprecedented, in-depth examination of Latin America. This illuminating book describes everyday life in overcrowded, chaotic cities as well as the pastoral countryside and storybook villages, showing alluring beauty alongside haunting ugliness. This enlightening memoir uses more than 30 years of personal experiences in Latin America to reveal little-known facts, introduce fasninating people and unknow places ..."--Amazon.com.
Publisher: Kenmore, WA : Rainy City Publishing, 2014.
Branch Call Number: 980/WRIGHT
Characteristics: xxviii, 248 pages ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Lost and found in Latin America