A driver waiting at a red light suddenly becomes blind. So does his wife and the doctor who examines them. They are the first cases of an epidemic of blindness. A magnificent parable of loss and disorientation, a vivid evocation of the horrors of the twentieth century, and a terrifying allegory of the dark times of the new millennium, Blindness masterfully portrays man's worst appetites and weaknesses and man's ultimately exhilarating spirit.
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Jose Saramago (b. Azinhaga, Portugal, 1922) is the best-known contemporary Portuguese author. He has received many awards, including the Premio Camoes (equivalent of the Premio Cervantes) and the 1998 Nobel Prize. Saramago has written poetry, essays, theater, chronicles and novels.
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Book Description Punto de Lectura, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX8466321497
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