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ISBN-10: 1612198228

ISBN-13: 9781612198224

Edition: 2020

Authors: Andrew Altschul

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Loosely based on the dramatic events surrounding controversial American activist Lori Berenson, a powerful and stirring chronicle of youthful idealism gone horribly awry. It is 1998 and Leonora Gelb, a recent Stanford grad, has a world of opportunity open before her. But she is also an activist and a radical thinker, as mobilized as she is studious. Traveling to Peru to work for an NGO, she falls into the orbit of a Marxist guerilla group, turning the cushy world Gelb has known on its head. After a bloody government raid, Gelb is sentenced to life in a Peruvian prison, a story that breaks headlines back home even as American media outlets are at odds to explain how she has ended up there.…    
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Book details

List price: $35.99
Copyright year: 2020
Publisher: Melville House Publishing
Publication date: 3/10/2020
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 432
Size: 6.42" wide x 9.25" long x 1.26" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English