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Amado, Jorge 1912-2001

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Most widely held works by Jorge Amado
Gabriela, clove and cinnamon by Jorge Amado( Book )

399 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 17 languages and held by 3,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of cacao and cuckoldry in a Bahian seaport in the 1920's, and of a Brazilian jungle beauty who changes the mores of the town
Dona Flor and her two husbands; a moral and amorous tale by Jorge Amado( Book )

259 editions published between 1926 and 2017 in 13 languages and held by 2,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dona Flor's husband may have been a gambler and womanizer, but when he dies all she remembers is his lovemaking. A new marriage does not bring the erotic love she longs for. So when her first husband appears naked at the foot of her bed, eager to reclaim his conjugal rights, it is hard to resist
The violent land by Jorge Amado( Book )

196 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 2,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unrelenting and often bloody struggle between Colonel Horacio de Silveira and the Badaro brothers for an area of virgin forest involves the boom town of Ilheus and its surrounding countryside
Tent of miracles by Jorge Amado( Book )

179 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life of Pedro Archanjo, a mulatto man who spent his life fighting prejudice
Show down by Jorge Amado( Book )

128 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Brazilian city of Tocaia Grande at the turn of the century, this novel captures the violence, ambition, greed, honor, and earthiness of a time and place in Brazil's history comparable to the legendary American West
Shepherds of the night by Jorge Amado( Book )

159 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the author's beloved Bahia, a swarming tale of raffish folk--prostitutes, cardsharpers, and pimps, drunks and homeless Don Juans and Messalinas in the teeming life of a tropical port
Tereza Batista : home from the wars by Jorge Amado( Book )

156 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman escapes the poverty of her birth and enslavement by becoming a millionaire's mistress
Captains of the sands by Jorge Amado( Book )

300 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They call themselves 'Captains of the Sands,' a gang of orphans and runaways who live by their wits and daring in the torrid slums and sleazy back alleys of Bahia. Led by fifteen-year-old 'Bullet,' the band-including a crafty liar named 'Legless,' the intellectual 'Professor,' and the sexually precocious 'Cat'-pulls off heists and escapades against the right and privileged of Brazil. But when a public outcry demands the capture of the 'little criminals,' the fate of these children becomes a poignant, intensely moving drama of love and freedom in a shackled land
Sea of death by Jorge Amado( Book )

261 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jubiabá by Jorge Amado( Book )

221 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociální román z brasilského černošského prostředí. Ústřední postavou je černý Antonio Balduíro, silák s citlivým srdcem a duší dítěte. Sledujeme jeho osudy, neuvědomělé tápání po smyslu života. Vůdce potulné žebravé tlupy dětí nastupuje dráhu slavného boxera, cirkusového zápasníka, skladatele písniček. Pozvolna vyrůstá v uvědomělého příslušníka dělnické třídy. Žena, kterou miluje, neopětuje jeho lásku a klesá až na dno lidské společnosti. Umírá Balduírovi před očima. Ale on už má pro co žít, našel svou úlohu: bojuje za vítězství vykořisťovaných
Home is the sailor; the whole truth concerning the redoubtful adventures of Captain Vasco Moscoso de Aragão, master mariner by Jorge Amado( Book )

26 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dog explains how he came to be a book after falling foul of a wizard's curse
The war of the saints by Jorge Amado( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Arabic and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The statue of Saint Barbara of the Thunder, a holy icon, bound for a museum is transformed into a living woman and disappears in the city of Bahia, Brazil
The golden harvest by Jorge Amado( Book )

141 editions published between 1942 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tieta, the goat girl, or, The return of the prodigal daughter : a melodramatic serial novel in five sensational episodes, with a touching epilogue: thrills and suspense! by Jorge Amado( Book )

23 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banished for promiscuity at the age of 17, Antonieta (Tieta) returns from São Paulo to her native village of Agreste in Bahia twenty-six years later. Thinking she is now a rich, respectable widow, her family and the village welcome her with open arms. But she is forced to reveal her true identity, as the madam of São Paulo's best brothel, in order to save Agreste's beaches from an ugly and polluting factory development by calling on assistance from her well-connected clients
Pen, sword, camisole : a fable to kindle a hope : a novel by Jorge Amado( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two deaths of Quincas Wateryell by Jorge Amado( Book )

11 editions published between 1964 and 1988 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seara vermelha by Jorge Amado( Book )

138 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chassés de la plantation après sa vente, des colons entament un exode à travers le sertao aride vers le mythique Sao Paulo, parcourant les chemins de la faim, une singulière épopée
Cacao ; Gabriela, clavo y canela by Jorge Amado( Book )

111 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans une plantation de cacaoyers au sud de Bahia, Sergipano, jeune paysan exploité, berné, trompé, refuse un faux bonheur et une relative aisance matérielle parce qu'il ne veut pas trahir sa classe et préfère partir pour la lutte le coeur propre et heureux. Le premier roman de l'auteur écrit en 1931
The swallow and the tom cat : a love story by Jorge Amado( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A morte e a morte de Quincas Berro D'água by Jorge Amado( Book )

109 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O personagem Quincas Berro D'Água inicia a galeria de pícaros baianos de Jorge Amado, figuras tiradas do real e metamorfoseadas pelo humor até a complexidade de um mundo mágico
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Gabriela, clove and cinnamon
Dona Flor and her two husbands; a moral and amorous taleThe violent landTent of miraclesShow downTereza Batista : home from the warsCaptains of the sandsSea of deathThe war of the saintsTieta, the goat girl, or, The return of the prodigal daughter : a melodramatic serial novel in five sensational episodes, with a touching epilogue: thrills and suspense!
Alternative Names
Amado de Faria, Jorge, 1912-2001

Amado de Fariа, Jorge Leal 1912-2001

Amađô, Gioocgi 1912-2001

Amado, Horhe

Amado Jorge

Amado, Jorge 1912-

Amado, Žorž

Amado, Žorž 1912-2001

Amado, Žorže 1912-2001

Amado, Žorži 1912-2001

Amādū, Ǧūrǧī 1912-2001

Amadu Jorji

Amādū, Jūrjī 1912-2001

Amadu, Zhorzhi

Amadu, Zhorzhi 1912-2001

Amadu, Zjorzji 1912-2001

Amadu, Žorži.

Amadu, Žorži 1912-2001

Batista Teresa

Faria, Jorge Amado de, 1912-2001

Faria Jorge Leal Amado de

Georgius Amado

Jorge Amado Brasiilia kirjanik

Jorge Amado brasilialainen modernistinen kirjailija

Jorge Amado brasilianischer Schriftsteller

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Jorge Amado Brazilian writer

Jorge Amado brazilský spisovatel

Jorge Amado brazylijski pisarz

Jorge Amado de Faria

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Jorge Amado escritor brasileño

Jorge Amado scriitor brazilian

Jorge Amado scrittore brasiliano

Jorge Amáu

Jorji Amadu

Jorjï Amadw

Žoržė Amadas

Žorži Amadu Brazīlijas rakstnieks

Χόρχε Αμάντο Βραζιλιάνος συγγραφέας

Амаду де Фария, Жоржи Леал 1912-2001

Амаду Жоржи

Амаду, Жоржи 1912-2001

Жорже Амадо

Жоржи Амаду

Жоржи Амаду бразильский писатель

Жоржі Амаду

Ժորժի Ամադու

אמאדא, ז'ורז'ה 1912-2001

אמאדו, ז'ורג'ה

אמאדו, ז'ורז'

אמאדו, ז'ורז'ה

אמאדו, ז'ורז'י

אמאדו, ח'ורח'ה

אמדו, ז'ורג'ה

אמדו, ז'ורז

אמדו, ז'ורז'ה 1912-2001

אמדו, ח'ורח'ה

ז'ורז' אמאדו סופר ברזילאי

ז'ורז'י אמאדו

آمادو، جورج، 1912-2001

أمادو, جورجي.

جورجىي امادۋ

جورجي آمادو، 1912-2001

خورخي أمادو

خورخي أمادو كاتب برازيلي

ژورژه آمادو ژورنالیست، نویسنده، و شاعر برزیلی

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아마도, 조르주 1912-2001

아마도, 조르지 1912-2001

아마도, 죠르쥬 1912-2001

아마도, 죠르지 1912-2001

아마두, 조루즈 1912-2001

아마두, 조르지 1912-2001

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アマード, J.

アマード, ジョルジェ