The best-selling account of the life of Latin American peasant woman and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize
Rigoberta Menchu received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1992 for her efforts to end the oppression of indigenous peoples in Guatemala.
A moving account of gruesome repression, gut-wrenching poverty and
vicious racism ... A call to conscience. * Nation *
A fascinating and moving description of the culture of an entire people. * Times (London) *
A cornerstone of the multicultural canon. * Chronicle of Higher Education *
An extraordinary document. -- Francis Sejersted * Chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee *