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Gar·cí·a Már·quez(gär-sē′ə mär′kəs, -kĕs), Gabriel 1927-2014.
Colombian-born writer known especially for his novel One Hundred Years of Solitude (1967). He won the 1982 Nobel Prize for literature.
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García Márquez(Spanish ɡarˈsia ˈmarkes)
(Biography) Gabriel.1927–2014, Colombian novelist and short-story writer. His novels include One Hundred Years of Solitude (1967), The Autumn of the Patriarch (1977), Love in the Time of Cholera (1985), and News of a Kidnapping (1996). Nobel prize for literature 1982
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