‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’ is a story that chronicles the life and times of the Buendía family over several generations, in the fictional town of Macondo.
In ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’, Gabriel García Márquez seeks to represent the innate nature of mankind to repeat history without contemplation or introspection.
In ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude,’ Gabriel García Márquez’s style of prose is composed of magical realism wherein the mundane is made to be extraordinary and the extraordinary is made to be mundane.
‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’ by Gabriel García Márquez published in 1967, became the representative book of the Latin American Boom of the 1960s and 1970s.
Gabriel García Márquez explored a broad range of themes in ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’, primarily the tendency for man to repeat history.
In ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’, Gabriel García Márquez provides the reader with insightful quotes that linger in the reader’s mind.