House of the SpiritsI need help to understand the house of the spirits novel which is by  Isabel Allende. Is there anyone that can explain it to me and help me?

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accessteacher | High School Teacher | (Level 3) Distinguished Educator

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You need to resond to us by giving us specific questions. What you need to understand is that this novel charts the story of a family through its various generations against the backdrop of significant political upheaval in S. America, involving a repressive dictatorshp that tortures its citizens.

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litteacher8 | High School Teacher | (Level 3) Distinguished Educator

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Whenever you need Information on a book, you can go to enotes and type the title of the book into the search bar. Then you will find Information about whatever book you are looking for, including this one. Below I have included some links for the enotes on your book. http://www.enotes.com/house-spirits
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monkam | Student, Grade 10 | (Level 1) eNoter

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This is a question that I need help with:

The relationships in and among the Trueba family can be seen as a microcosm of the larger society: Explain how the following examples show this idea.

a. Esteban Trueba's rape of Pancha Carcia is a reflection-

and...

b. Esteban Garcia's rape of Alba reflects-

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monkam | Student, Grade 10 | (Level 1) eNoter

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No that doesn't help...I have some more in depth aka specific questions about the novel. Is there anyone that understands this novel really well?

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