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Inquisitor's Manual, the (1996) [Novel]
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A once powerful state minister and a personal friend of the Portuguese dictator Salazar has been incapacitated by a stroke and lies completely dependent on his nursing-home bed. Angry at being passed over as Salazar's successor, and ashamed of his current position, Senhor Francisco can't free himself of his conscious or consciousness, and slowly slides into madness. Through the eyes of his daughter, mistress, housekeeper, and first wife, we witness the damage tyranny does to every layer of society.

Original title: Manual dos inquisidores


Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

Edition #1: Inquisitor's Manual, the

Inquisitor's Manual, the (2002)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Richard Zenith
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Inquisitor's Manual, the (December 10, 2002)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Grove Press
ISBN: 9780802117328
Dimensions: 5.8 x 8.3 x 1.4
Pages: 356

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