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The violent land.

Jorge Amado

The violent land.

by Jorge Amado

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brazil
    • Subjects:
    • Brazil -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTranslated from the Portuguese (Terras do sem fim) by Samuel Putnam. With a new foreword by the author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.A478 Vi2
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 336 p.
      Number of Pages336
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5943989M
      LC Control Number65015064

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