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Author: Jorge Amado
Publisher: Toronto ; New York : Bantam Books, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in the Brazilian city of Tocaia Grande at the turn of the century, this novel captures the violence, ambition, greed, honor, and earthiness of a time and place in Brazil's history comparable to the legendary American West.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Amado, Jorge, 1912-2001.
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Toronto ; New York : Bantam Books, 1988
(OCoLC)570461418
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jorge Amado
ISBN: 0553051741 9780553051742 059301345X 9780593013458
OCLC Number: 16802488
Notes: Running title: Showdown.
Translation of: Tocaia Grande.
Description: 422 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Showdown.
Tocaia Grande.
Responsibility: Jorge Amado ; translated by Gregory Rabassa.

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Set in the Brazilian city of Tocaia Grande at the turn of the century, this novel captures the violence, ambition, greed, honor, and earthiness of a time and place in Brazil's history comparable to the legendary American West.

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