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The war of the end of the world

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Publisher:
Penguin,
Pub. Date:
c1984.
Language:
English
Description
Set in nineteenth century Brazil, and based on a real episode in Brazilian history, this novel is the tory of an apocalyptic movement led by a mysterious prophet to establish another republic: Canudos, whose citizens are all the damned of the earth, the prostittues, bandits and beggars who flee to the Brazilian frontier.
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9780140262605
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subject_facet Brazil -- History -- Canudos Campaign, 1893-1897 -- Fiction
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title_full The war of the end of the world / Mario Vargas Llosa ; translated by Helen R. Lane
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