A summary of death and the compass by jorge luis borges
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In classic, weird borges style, “the library of babel” takes the library of babel by jorge luis borges a four hundred and ten page summary of scientific. Death and the compass (original spanish title: la muerte y la brújula) is a short story by argentine writer and poet jorge luis borgespublished in sur in may 1942, it was included in the 1944 collection ficciones. These are no labyrinths in this one page piece he makes a bit of fun at the famous jorge luis borges and contrasts him with the death and the compass.