Set in Lisbon in the 1970s during the dissolution of Portugal's African colonies, a stunning novel combines Portuguese history with the unforgettable tale of Vasco da Gama who, along with his band of fellow heroes, starts to reclaim Lisbon by winning it, piece by piece, in fixed card games.
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Used availability for Antonio Lobo Antunes's The Return of the Caravels
February 2002 : USA Hardback
January 2003 : USA Paperback