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Child Of The Dark

The Diary Of Carolina Maria De Jesus (50th Anniversary Edition)

Carolina Maria de Jesus - Author

David St. Clair - Translator

Robert M. Levine - Afterword by

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ISBN 9780451529107 | 208 pages | 07 Oct 2003 | Signet Classic | 4.37 x 6.85in | 18 - AND UP
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"A rarely matched essay on the meaning and feeling of hunger, degradation, and want." —The New York Times Book Review

A powerful first-hand account of life in the streets of São Paulo from 1955 to 1960 that drew international attention to the plight of the poor.

A rarely matched essay on the meaning and feeling of hunger, degradation, and want. (The New York Times Book Review)


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