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Author: Zulfikar Ghose
Publisher: Woodstock, N.Y. : Overlook Press, 1986, ©1978.
Series: Tusk Overlook
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the final volume of Zulfikar Ghose's Brazilian Trilogy. Set in the 1970s, Brazil is ruled by a military dictatorship: terrorists, intellectuals and students have been arrested and there have been horrifying accounts of torture. Amid this turbulent setting is Gregorio Xavier, the second reincarnation of "The Incredible Brazilian," who becomes involved in a political drama which makes him a powerful symbol of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Zulfikar Ghose
ISBN: 0879519827 9780879519827
OCLC Number: 318202328
Description: 316 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Tusk Overlook
Responsibility: Zulfikar Ghose.

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This is the final volume of Zulfikar Ghose's Brazilian Trilogy. Set in the 1970s, Brazil is ruled by a military dictatorship: terrorists, intellectuals and students have been arrested and there have been horrifying accounts of torture. Amid this turbulent setting is Gregorio Xavier, the second reincarnation of "The Incredible Brazilian," who becomes involved in a political drama which makes him a powerful symbol of modern man struggling against the political turmoil of his times.

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