The Power and the Glory (Penguin Classics)

The Power and the Glory (Penguin Classics)

Graham Greene


"Graham Greene's masterpiece" John Updike)

In a terrible, distant portion of Southern Mexico, the paramilitary workforce, the purple Shirts have taken keep an eye on. God has been outlawed, and the clergymen were systematically hunted down and killed. Now, the final priest is at the run. Too human for heroism, too humble for martyrdom, the anonymous little worldly “whiskey priest” is however impelled towards his squalid Calvary as a lot through his personal compassion for humanity as through the efforts of his pursuers.
 
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