Prisoner without a name, cell without a number

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Timerman, Jacobo, 1923-, Political prisoners -- Argentina -- Biography., Jews -- Argentina -- Biogr

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StatementJacobo Timerman ; translated from the Spanish by Toby Talbot.
GenreBiography.
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LC ClassificationsHV9582.5.T55 A3513 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 164 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3787498M
ISBN 100394751310
LC Control Number81052261

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Translated from the Spanish by Toby Talbot. pp. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. $ THE prisoner is blindfolded, seated in a chair, hands tied behind him. The electric shocks begin.

No questions are put to him.His famous book, Prisoner Without a Name, Cell Without a Number, documented Argentina's institutionalized violence against political dissidents who disappeared in the s and '80s, at least of whom were journalists.

This film is a dramatization of Timerman's story.Forward by Arthur Miller Introduction by Ilan Stavans At two in the morning of April 15,twenty armed men in civilian clothes arrested Jacobo Timerman, editor and publisher of a leading Buenos Aires newspaper. Thus began thirty months of imprisonment, torture.