Jorge Amado

📒Jorge Amado ✍ Earl Fitz

✏Book Title : Jorge Amado
✏Author : Earl Fitz
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2013-10-28
✏Pages : 300
✏ISBN : 9781136518676
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Jorge Amado Book Summary : First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

📒Showdown ✍ Jorge Amado

✏Book Title : Showdown
✏Author : Jorge Amado
✏Publisher : Bantam Dell Publishing Group
✏Release Date : 1989-01-01
✏Pages : 432
✏ISBN : 0553346660
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Showdown Book Summary : In his unanimously praised novel full of sex and adventure, violence and courage, Amado has created a South American "Western" and people it with wonderfully earthy characters from his childhood.

📒Tent Of Miracles ✍ Jorge Amado

✏Book Title : Tent of Miracles
✏Author : Jorge Amado
✏Publisher : Univ of Wisconsin Press
✏Release Date : 2003
✏Pages : 380
✏ISBN : 029918644X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Tent of Miracles Book Summary : The Wisconsin edition is not for sale in the British Commonwealth (excluding Canada), the Republic of Ireland, or South Africa.

✏Book Title : The War of the Saints
✏Author : Jorge Amado
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1994
✏Pages : 357
✏ISBN : IND:30000037403940
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The War of the Saints Book Summary : The image of Santa Barbara of the Thunder is being shipped to the city of Bahia to be enshrined at the Museum of Sacred Art. As the boat that will deliver her is docking, she comes to life to save Manela, a young Bahian girl whose flirtatious behaviour has offended her pious family. This magical occurrence announces the start of the festival. The sounds of berimbau drums herald the candombl rituals that will determine the success or failure of Santa Barbara's magic. Once again the author of DONA FLOR AND HER TWO HUSBANDS shows his consummate ability to tell a story with compassion and sensuality.

✏Book Title : Gabriela Clove and Cinnamon
✏Author : Jorge Amado
✏Publisher : Vintage
✏Release Date : 2006
✏Pages : 425
✏ISBN : 9780307276650
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Gabriela Clove and Cinnamon Book Summary : In 1925, the arrival of a beautiful mulatto girl named Gabriela from the backlands to become the new cook in a popular local caf‚ transforms the lives of many inhabitants of the provincial Brazilian city of Ilh‚us. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.

✏Book Title : The Double Death of Quincas Water Bray
✏Author : Jorge Amado
✏Publisher : Penguin
✏Release Date : 2012-08-28
✏Pages : 96
✏ISBN : 9781101603543
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Double Death of Quincas Water Bray Book Summary : Widely considered the greatest work by the foremost Brazilian author of the twentieth century, The Double Death of Quincas Water-Bray comes to Penguin Classics in a new translation by the dean of Portuguese-language translators, Gregory Rabassa. It tells the story of Joaquim Soares da Cunha, who drops dead after he abandons his life of upstanding citizenship to assume the identity of Quincas Water-Bray, a "champion drunk" and bum who is whisked along on a postmortem journey that climaxes in his loss at sea. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators. From the Trade Paperback edition.

📒Sea Of Death ✍ Jorge Amado

✏Book Title : Sea of Death
✏Author : Jorge Amado
✏Publisher : Tagus
✏Release Date : 2013
✏Pages : 230
✏ISBN : 1933227494
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Sea of Death Book Summary : English translation originally published: New York: Avon Books, 1984.

📒The Golden Harvest ✍ Jorge Amado

✏Book Title : The Golden Harvest
✏Author : Jorge Amado
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1992
✏Pages : 359
✏ISBN : UOM:39015028433434
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Golden Harvest Book Summary : A conspiracy of cacao-exporters attempts to destroy the plantation owners of Bahia, Brazil, by encouraging their weaknesses, and the struggle divides families and friends on all levels of society

✏Book Title : The Two Deaths of Quincas Wateryell
✏Author : Jorge Amado
✏Publisher : Avon Books
✏Release Date : 1980
✏Pages : 97
✏ISBN : UOM:39015054057065
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Two Deaths of Quincas Wateryell Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands
✏Author : Jorge Amado
✏Publisher : Avon
✏Release Date : 1977-11
✏Pages : 521
✏ISBN : UTEXAS:059173022862910
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands Book Summary : Memories of her first husband threaten Dona Flora's very respectable marriage