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The narrator of this tale is haunted by nostalgia for the places of his childhood set in a city that can only be Rio de Janeiro. A drop-out from the privileged world of luxury beach apartments and sybaritic obsessions, he has entered the 'other' Brazil of wretched poverty and petty crime.
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Product details

  • Paperback
  • 128 x 192 x 16mm | 140.62g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0747533571
  • 9780747533573
  • 2,227,326

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772 ratings
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4 25% (196)
3 39% (299)
2 18% (142)
1 5% (39)
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