Summary: Written principally in the twentieth century, the 22 short stories in Album, 2/e, represent a broad spectrum of literature from Spain, Latin America, and the United States. The stories, chosen primarily for student interest, appear in order of increasing difficulty. Marginal side notes and glosses aid in the comprehension of each selection, and numerous post-reading activities expand vocabulary, increase reading power, improve oral and written expression, and promote
Summary: Written principally in the twentieth century, the 22 short stories in Album, 2/e, represent a broad spectrum of literature from Spain, Latin America, and the United States. The stories, chosen primarily for student interest, appear in order of increasing difficulty. Marginal side notes and glosses aid in the comprehension of each selection, and numerous post-reading activities expand vocabulary, increase reading power, improve oral and written expression, and promote cooperative peer-learning. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:2ND 93 Cover: Paperback Publisher:D.C. Heath & Co. Year Published: 1993 International: No
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1. Gregorio López y Fuentes (Mexico), Una carta a Dios 2. Enrique Anderson Imbert (Argentina), Sala de espera 3. Javier de Viana (Uruguay), El tiempo borra 4. Jorge Luis Borges (Argentina), Leyenda 5. Sabine R. Ulibarrf (U.S.: Chicano), Un oso y un amor 6. Rubén Darío (Nicaragua), El nacimiento de la col 7. Francisco Jiménez (U.S.: Chicano), Cajas de cartón 8. Humberto Padró (Puerto Rico), Una sortija para mi novia 9. Ricardo Palma (Peru), La camisa de Margarita 10. Nellie Campobello (Mexico), El general Rueda 11. Marco Denevi (Argentina), Apocalipsis 12. Emilia Pardo Bazin (Spain), El décimo 13. Ana Maria Matute (Spain), Bernardino 14. Sonia Rivera-Valdéz (Cuba), El Beso de la Patria 15. Vicente Blasco Ibáñez (Spain), La pared 16. Gabriel García Márquez (Colombia), Un día de estos 17. Julieta Pinto (Costa Rica), La vieja casona 18. Ana María Matute (Spain), La conciencia 19. Juan Rulfo (Mexico), No oyes ladrar los perros 20. Julio Cortázar (Argentina), Casa tomada 21. Amalia Rendic (Chile), Un perro, un niño, la noche 22. Julio Cortázar (Argentina), Continuidad de los parquesAppendix A Comparaciones y contrastes Appendix B Answer Key ¡Otra vez! Appendix C Verb Tables Vocabulary
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