The Power and the Glory (Penguin Classics)

The Power and the Glory (Penguin Classics)

Graham Greene


"Graham Greene's masterpiece" John Updike)

In a bad, distant component of Southern Mexico, the paramilitary workforce, the pink Shirts have taken keep watch over. God has been outlawed, and the monks were systematically hunted down and killed. Now, the final priest is at the run. Too human for heroism, too humble for martyrdom, the anonymous little worldly “whiskey priest” is however impelled towards his squalid Calvary as a lot through his personal compassion for humanity as by means of the efforts of his pursuers.
 
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