isabel allende

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Allende (Spanish aˈʎende)
1.  Isabel. born 1942, Chilean writer, born in Peru; her works include Eva Luna (1989), Paula (1995), and Daughter of Fortune (1999)
2.  Salvador (salβaˈðor). 1908--73, Chilean Marxist politician; president of Chile from 1970 until 1973, when the army seized power and he was killed

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isabel allende

Chilean American writer in the magic realist tradition who is considered one of the first successful woman novelists from Latin America.

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