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Backlands

The Canudos Campaign (Penguin Classics)

Euclides da Cunha

An important new translation of a fundamental work of Brazilian literatureWritten by a former army lieutenant, civil engineer, and journalist, Backlands is Euclides da Cunha's vivid and poignant portrayal of Brazil's infamous War of Canudos. The deadliest civil war in Brazilian history, the conflict during the 1890s was between the government and t...
Publish Date
2010
May 25
First Published in 1902
Goodreads rating
4
ISBN
9780226124445
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