Do you recommend any books or movies about this city/country for those who are interested in learning more?

Book: At the Tomb of the Inflatable Pig A recent movie made in Paraguay: "Los-buscadores" a fun movie currently available on HBO - Jun 2019

They just released a movie called Los Buscadores which was filmed around Asuncion. It's in Spanish and Guarani and was almost up for an Oscar! The Mission, though I haven't seen it. - Aug 2018

The Tomb of the Inflatable Pig, the Paraguayan Reader, and a small primer on the triple alliance war would help, too. - Jun 2018

"At the Tomb of the Inflatable Pig: Travels through Paraguay" by John Gimlett and "The Paraguay Reader" by Peter Lambert. - May 2016

Paraguay (Bradt Travel Guide), At the Tomb of the Inflatable Pig: Travels Through Paraguay, and Letters From the Battle-Fields of Paraguay (Classic Reprint). - Sep 2015

Paraguay (Other Places Travel Guide) (Other Places Travel Guides), Paraguay (Bradt Travel Guide Peruvian Wildlife) At the Tomb of the Inflatable Pig: Travels Through Paraguay. - Apr 2015

Bradt published a Paraguay guide book in 2010. - Aug 2011

The Alchemist. Has nothing to with Paraguay (likemuch of the rest of the world) but really is a good book. - Jun 2011

Paraguay by Margaret Hebblewaith. See other posts for recommended books -- they're good. - Feb 2011

"Tomb of the Inflatable Pig" and "News from Paraguay". - Apr 2010

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