Garcia Marquez lives on in DNA of literature

Late author's most popular novel, One Hundred Years of Solitude, sold out almost immediately on publication in 1967.

    Garcia Marquez is best known for his novel, One Hundred Years of Solitude.

    It sold out almost immediately when it was first published in May 1967.

    Al Jazeera's Daniel Schweimler reports from Buenos Aires.

     

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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