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Amado, Jorge 1912-2001

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Publications by Jorge Amado
Publications by Jorge Amado, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jorge Amado
Gabriela, clove and cinnamon by Jorge Amado( Book )
442 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 17 languages and held by 3,488 libraries worldwide
Story of cacao and cuckoldry in a Bahian seaport in the 1920's, and of a Brazilian jungle beauty who changes the mores of the town
Dona Flor and her two husbands; a moral and amorous tale by Jorge Amado( Book )
257 editions published between 1926 and 2017 in 13 languages and held by 2,802 libraries worldwide
Dona Flor's husband may have been a gambler and womanizer, but when he dies all she remembers is his lovemaking. A new marriage does not bring the erotic love she longs for. So when her first husband appears naked at the foot of her bed, eager to reclaim his conjugal rights, it is hard to resist
The violent land by Jorge Amado( Book )
202 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 2,082 libraries worldwide
The unrelenting and often bloody struggle between Colonel Horacio de Silveira and the Badaro brothers for an area of virgin forest involves the boom town of Ilheus and its surrounding countryside
Tent of miracles by Jorge Amado( Book )
178 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,886 libraries worldwide
Explores the life of Pedro Archanjo, a mulatto man who spent his life fighting prejudice
Show down by Jorge Amado( Book )
128 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 1,612 libraries worldwide
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
Shepherds of the night by Jorge Amado( Book )
159 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,586 libraries worldwide
Set in the author's beloved Bahia, a swarming tale of raffish folk--prostitutes, cardsharpers, and pimps, drunks and homeless Don Juans and Messalinas in the teeming life of a tropical port
Tereza Batista : home from the wars by Jorge Amado( Book )
154 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 1,317 libraries worldwide
A woman escapes the poverty of her birth and enslavement by becoming a millionaire's mistress
Captains of the sands by Jorge Amado( Book )
299 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 1,225 libraries worldwide
They call themselves 'Captains of the Sands,' a gang of orphans and runaways who live by their wits and daring in the torrid slums and sleazy back alleys of Bahia. Led by fifteen-year-old 'Bullet,' the band-including a crafty liar named 'Legless,' the intellectual 'Professor,' and the sexually precocious 'Cat'-pulls off heists and escapades against the right and privileged of Brazil. But when a public outcry demands the capture of the 'little criminals,' the fate of these children becomes a poignant, intensely moving drama of love and freedom in a shackled land
Sea of death by Jorge Amado( Book )
259 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 1,180 libraries worldwide
Jubiabá by Jorge Amado( Book )
222 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 1,112 libraries worldwide
Sociální román z brasilského černošského prostředí. Ústřední postavou je černý Antonio Balduíro, silák s citlivým srdcem a duší dítěte. Sledujeme jeho osudy, neuvědomělé tápání po smyslu života. Vůdce potulné žebravé tlupy dětí nastupuje dráhu slavného boxera, cirkusového zápasníka, skladatele písniček. Pozvolna vyrůstá v uvědomělého příslušníka dělnické třídy. Žena, kterou miluje, neopětuje jeho lásku a klesá až na dno lidské společnosti. Umírá Balduírovi před očima. Ale on už má pro co žít, našel svou úlohu: bojuje za vítězství vykořisťovaných
Home is the sailor; the whole truth concerning the redoubtful adventures of Captain Vasco Moscoso de Aragão, master mariner by Jorge Amado( Book )
26 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 969 libraries worldwide
A dog explains how he came to be a book after falling foul of a wizard's curse
The war of the saints by Jorge Amado( Book )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Arabic and held by 893 libraries worldwide
The statue of Saint Barbara of the Thunder, a holy icon, bound for a museum is transformed into a living woman and disappears in the city of Bahia, Brazil
Tieta, the goat girl, or, The return of the prodigal daughter : a melodramatic serial novel in five sensational episodes, with a touching epilogue: thrills and suspense! by Jorge Amado( Book )
57 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 807 libraries worldwide
Banished for promiscuity at the age of 17, Antonieta (Tieta) returns from São Paulo to her native village of Agreste in Bahia twenty-six years later. Thinking she is now a rich, respectable widow, her family and the village welcome her with open arms. But she is forced to reveal her true identity, as the madam of São Paulo's best brothel, in order to save Agreste's beaches from an ugly and polluting factory development by calling on assistance from her well-connected clients
The golden harvest by Jorge Amado( Book )
141 editions published between 1942 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 755 libraries worldwide
Pen, sword, camisole : a fable to kindle a hope : a novel by Jorge Amado( Book )
11 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 588 libraries worldwide
The two deaths of Quincas Wateryell by Jorge Amado( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 1988 in English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
Seara vermelha by Jorge Amado( Book )
115 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 447 libraries worldwide
Social roman fra et brasiliansk kakaoplantage-miljø
Cacao ; Gabriela, clavo y canela by Jorge Amado( Book )
111 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Dans une plantation de cacaoyers au sud de Bahia, Sergipano, jeune paysan exploité, berné, trompé, refuse un faux bonheur et une relative aisance matérielle parce qu'il ne veut pas trahir sa classe et préfère partir pour la lutte le coeur propre et heureux. Le premier roman de l'auteur écrit en 1931
The swallow and the tom cat : a love story by Jorge Amado( Book )
4 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 407 libraries worldwide
A morte e a morte de Quincas Berro D'água by Jorge Amado( Book )
108 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 376 libraries worldwide
O personagem Quincas Berro D'Água inicia a galeria de pícaros baianos de Jorge Amado, figuras tiradas do real e metamorfoseadas pelo humor até a complexidade de um mundo mágico
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Alternative Names
Amado de Faria, Jorge, 1912-2001
Amado de Fariа, Jorge Leal 1912-2001
Amađô, Gioocgi 1912-2001
Amado, Horhe
Amado Jorge
Amado, Jorge 1912-
Amado, Žorž
Amado, Žorž 1912-2001
Amado, Žorže 1912-2001
Amado, Žorži 1912-2001
Amādū, Ǧūrǧī 1912-2001
Amadu Jorji
Amādū, Jūrjī 1912-2001
Amadu, Zhorzhi
Amadu, Zhorzhi 1912-2001
Amadu, Zjorzji 1912-2001
Amadu, Žorži.
Amadu, Žorži 1912-2001
Batista Teresa
Faria, Jorge Amado de, 1912-2001
Faria Jorge Leal Amado de
Georgius Amado
Jorge Amado Brasiilia kirjanik
Jorge Amado brasilialainen modernistinen kirjailija
Jorge Amado brasilianischer Schriftsteller
Jorge Amado Braziliaans schrijver
Jorge Amado Brazilian writer
Jorge Amado brazilský spisovatel
Jorge Amado brazylijski pisarz
Jorge Amado de Faria
Jorge Amado écrivain brésilien
Jorge Amado escriptor brasiler
Jorge Amado escritor brasileiro
Jorge Amado escritor brasileño
Jorge Amado scriitor brazilian
Jorge Amado scrittore brasiliano
Jorge Amáu
Jorji Amadu
Jorjï Amadw
Žoržė Amadas
Žorži Amadu Brazīlijas rakstnieks
Χόρχε Αμάντο Βραζιλιάνος συγγραφέας
Амаду де Фария, Жоржи Леал 1912-2001
Амаду Жоржи
Амаду, Жоржи 1912-2001
Жорже Амадо
Жоржи Амаду
Жоржи Амаду бразильский писатель
Жоржі Амаду
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אמאדא, ז'ורז'ה 1912-2001
אמאדו, ז'ורג'ה
אמאדו, ז'ורז'
אמאדו, ז'ורז'ה
אמאדו, ז'ורז'י
אמאדו, ח'ורח'ה
אמדו, ז'ורג'ה
אמדו, ז'ורז
אמדו, ז'ורז'ה 1912-2001
אמדו, ח'ורח'ה
ז'ורז' אמאדו סופר ברזילאי
ז'ורז'י אמאדו
آمادو، جورج، 1912-2001
أمادو, جورجي.
جورجىي امادۋ
جورجي آمادو، 1912-2001
خورخي أمادو
خورخي أمادو كاتب برازيلي
ژورژه آمادو ژورنالیست، نویسنده، و شاعر برزیلی
ਜਾਰਜ ਅਮਾਡੋ
ჟორჟი ამადუ
아마도, 조르주 1912-2001
아마도, 조르지 1912-2001
아마도, 죠르쥬 1912-2001
아마도, 죠르지 1912-2001
아마두, 조루즈 1912-2001
아마두, 조르지 1912-2001
조르지 아마두
アマード, J.
アマード, ジョルジェ
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