“A Maya shaman is robbed from his soul. A merchant will trade that soul for a beautiful slave. Life will bring the shaman and the slave together, but the people of the town will not tolerate that.”
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Version by Carolina Quiroga-Stultz
- Legends of Guatemala by Miguel Angel Asturias.
- The Hispano American Literature: An anthology and historical introduction by Enrique Anderson Imbert and Eugenio Florit. Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc New York.
- Las Calles de Mexico (The streets of Mexico) by Luis Gonzalez Obregón.