The Latin American country where Partnoy lived and was imprisoned.
Bahia Blanca, Argentina
Partnoy's hometown and near the Little School.
The Little School
The name for the small prison camp that is the setting of the book.
Partnoy lived in a prison room with several bunks and many other prisoners.
The guards regularly accompanied the prisoners here and most often harassed them.
The Torture Room
One room in the Little School was used for torture.
The One-Flower Slippers
Partnoy's ridiculous footwear, so out of place at the Little School.
Formerly Partnoy's least favorite body part, it becomes her saving grace at the Little School.
The feel of this on Partnoy's body helped her to feel alive.
After putting a loaded gun in Alicia's mouth, the guards give the prisoners these.
The prisoners often divided and shared this with...
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