Showdown by Amado, JorgeShowdown by Amado, Jorge


byAmado, Jorge

Paperback | January 1, 1989

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In his unanimously praised novel full of sex and adventure, violence and courage, Jorge Amado has created a South American "Western" and people it with wonderfully earthy characters from his childhood.
Jorge Amado—novelist, journalist, lawyer—was born in 1912, the son of a cacao planter, in Ilheus, south of Salvador, the provincial capital of Gabriela, clavo y canela. His first novel, Cacao, was published when he was 19. It was an impassioned plea for social justice for the workers on Bahian cacao plantations; and his novels of the ’...
Title:ShowdownFormat:PaperbackDimensions:432 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.75 inPublished:January 1, 1989Publisher:Random House Publishing Group

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ISBN - 10:0553346660

ISBN - 13:9780553346664

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