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The history of the siege of Lisbon

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Pub. Date:
1998.
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In this "ingenious" novel (New York Times) by "one of Europe's most original and remarkable writers" (Los Angeles Times), a proofreader's deliberate slip opens the door to romance-and confounds the facts of Portugal's past. Translated by Giovanni Pontiero.
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9780156006248
9780547540344
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Grouping Title history of the siege of lisbon
Grouping Author saramago josé
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-11 04:21:02AM
Last Indexed 2018-08-16 04:30:22AM

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display_description A proofreader in a publishing house changes a word in a manuscript to make a history book read that a 12th Century battle was strictly a Portuguese victory, rather than a joint victory with the Crusaders. Instead of being fired the proofreader is commissioned to develop the idea into a novel. A study in historical revisionism.
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subject_facet Electronic books, Historical fiction, Lisbon (Portugal) -- History -- Siege, 1147 -- Fiction, Parables, Proofreading -- Fiction, Sieges -- Fiction
title_display The history of the siege of Lisbon
title_full The history of the siege of Lisbon / José Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Giovanni Pontiero, The history of the siege of Lisbon [electronic resource] Saramago, José.
title_short The history of the siege of Lisbon
topic_facet Electronic books, History, Proofreading, Sieges