The Treasure of the Sierra Madre: A Novel

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre: A Novel


A CULT MASTERPIECE―THE experience NOVEL THAT encouraged JOHN HUSTON'S vintage movie, by way of THE ELUSIVE writer WHO was once A version FOR THE HERO OF ROBERTO BOLAÑO'S 2666

Little is understood for convinced approximately B. Traven. proof means that he used to be born Otto Feige in Schlewsig-Holstein and that he escaped a demise sentence for his involvement with the anarchist underground in Bavaria. Traven spent such a lot of his grownup existence in Mexico, the place, less than numerous names, he wrote numerous bestsellers and used to be an outspoken defender of the rights of Mexico's indigenous humans. First released in 1935, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre is Traven's most renowned and enduring paintings, the darkish, savagely ironic, and riveting tale of 3 down-and-out american citizens trying to find gold in Sonora.

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