Most readers probably believe "The a masterful rewrite of Chilean history. Dorfman claims that Gen. Augusto Pinochet was a tyrant, seeking to reign forever; "ended democracy there" by ("backed by the U.S.") overthrowing Allende; "terrorized" the people and brought "economic crises" to Chile.
But, the worse lie is that Pinochet "hit upon . . . an ingenious idea" to turn National Stadium into a concentration camp for torturing and executing dissidents.