Adventures of Alonso Containing Some Striking Anecdotes

by Thomas Digges

Publisher: Irvington Pub

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Alonso Pérez and Ramón Bada are the chief antagonists in The Broken Ear. They discover that a diamond is being concealed in a fetish and do anything to possess it. Pérez, an engineer, is the leader of the two.

Bada, the follower, is a knife thrower, and uses more Spanish in his speech than Pérez. While fighting with Tintin in hand-to-hand combat for the diamond, Ramón and Alonso fall into the sea, each. Reading a book with a weak plot, dull setting, and lifeless characters requires much effort.

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The book’s stories live up to their “wild” billing, with accounts of sexual experiences realized and almost realized, a.The Alonso family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between and The most Alonso families were found in the USA in In there were 7 Alonso families living in Texas.

This was about 47% of all the recorded Alonso's in the USA. Texas had the highest population of Alonso families in