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Meaning “the mansion of the snake bird” the author makes beneficial use of the oral histories of Mayan mythology birgilio the experiences of the novel’s subject, the tireless adventurer.

Popularity Popularity Featured Price: Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or rodriguz image and biography. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. The novel addresses the issues facing the hopes and dreams experienced by the young juveniles juxtaposed against the stark reality that confronts them as an adult.

High to Low Avg. As a novelist he is noted for integrating his deep knowledge of Mesoamerican and Guatemalan history and geography into his stories, often setting his novels in colorful Guatemalan jungle settings including its biologically rich flora and fauna.

Rodríguez Macal, Virgilio [WorldCat Identities]

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Provide feedback about this page. English Choose a language for shopping. Learn more at Author Central. Beautiful stories where animals humanize themselves from the jungles of the Central American tropics are told in a colorful story surrounded by the lush greenery of the tropical forest.


Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The fauna and flora from the jungles of Peten and Verapaz are portrayed in this picturesque novel entering a “world of vidgilio mystery” as it means, with snakes and monkeys contrasted against the white man’s world, the men of virgiloo. The novel takes the reader to different latitudes of the country, from the port city of LivingstonIzabalto the jungle region of Peten.

This page was last edited on 7 Decemberat rorriguez This forces the subject of the novel to become more adventurous in the jungles of Peten as he seeks fortune out of the plight of his family. Views Read Edit View history.

Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. In his words, the forest is more open and more logical than civilisation. His personality, like that of men born in the early decades of the twentieth century, was influenced by the long dictatorship of Jorge Ubicothe revolution of and by the so-called liberation movements which occurred in Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

Many of his works are based in the departments of Alta Verapaz and Baja Verapaz and are noted for displaying his factual knowledge of the fauna and traditions and the richness of his characters and locations.


Virgilio Rodríguez Macal

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. All Formats Paperback Sort by: Through this journey he explores the roots of Guatemala history and their ancestors as he matures and becomes a man. He is considered one cqrazamba the most popular novelists in Central American literature.

Macal also served some time as a diplomat, and was a consul in BarcelonaSpain. Get to Know Us. Learn more about Amazon Prime.

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This book contains some similarities with the author’s life as the main character Valentine Ochaeta returns after several years studying abroad, his hometown, with a suitcase full of hopes and dreams that are contrary to the reality carqzamba their families who are in misery.