Guillermo Paxton's The Plaza

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The Plaza is a book that Guillermo Paxton wrote to talk about the life of many people around Ciudad Juarez. The goal of the book is to show the dramatic changes that Ciudad Juarez went through after the drug cartels started to affect the daily living of the citizens around them. The ways that the characters talk about the ways they have been involved during the time show what they lived through. Even though the real identities of the people are not known we can relate to them. Guillermo Paxton is a long time resident of Juarez and not a very known author since he only has two published books one being The Plaza and Cartel Rising which is another book about the drug cartels in Ciudad Juarez. His living and researching in Juarez got him into

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