Joseph Walser's Machine (Portuguese Literature Series)

Joseph Walser's Machine (Portuguese Literature Series)

Gonçalo M. Tavares


Continuing Tavares's award-winning "Kingdom" sequence (begun in "Jerusalem," winner of the Saramago Prize), "Joseph Walser's desktop" recounts a lifetime of strange workouts and styles. regimen humiliation at a manufacturing facility; regimen upkeep of the world's such a lot esoteric assortment; and an important regimen of all: the operation of a mysterious computer on a manufacturing facility ground. but all of Joseph Walser's workouts are violently disrupted whilst his urban is occupied through an invading military, leaving him confronted with political intrigues, marital discord, and at last, one final, catastrophic war of words along with his loved machine.

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