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Captains of the sands

by Jorge Amado

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Published by Avon in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of: Capitães da areia.

StatementJorge Amado ; translated from Portuguese by Gregory Rabassa.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ9697.A647 C373 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination248 p. ;
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2749710M
ISBN 100380897180
LC Control Number86091007
OCLC/WorldCa17720675

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Penguin classics. 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 . Genre/Form: Fiction Translations Translations into English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Amado, Jorge, Captains of the sands.

Captains of the Sands: Jorge Amado, Colm Toibin, Gregory Rabassa: Books - (3). Captains of the sands It tells the story of street kids in Salvador - Bahia in the 30s. They are seven to fifteen years old and live by begging, gambling and stealing, abandoned in the streets of Salvador. Being homeless, they call themselves “Captains of the Sands". I recommend this book/5(26).


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JORGE AMADO (), the son of a cocoa planter, was born in the Brazilian state of Bahia, which he would portray in more than twenty-five novels/5(14K). CAPTAINS OF THE SANDS JORGE AMADO (–), the son of a cocoa planter, was born in the Brazilian state of Bahia, which he would portray in more than thirty novels.

His first novels, published when he was still a teenager, dramatize the. Probably for this reason Captains of the Sands is one of the most popular books among students in Brazil [ citation needed ] and the story is still known for its socialist idealism.

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