The high mountains of Portugal : a novel
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332 pages
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In Lisbon in 1904, a young man names Tomas discovers an old journal. It hints at the existence of an extraordinary artifact that-if he can find it- would redefine history. Traveling in one of Europe's earliest automobiles, he sets out in search of this strange treasure. Thirty-five years later, a Portuguese pathologist devoted to the murder mysteries of Agatha Christie finds himself at the center of a mystery of his own and drawn into the consequences of Tomas's quest. Fifty years on, a Canadian senator takes refuge in his ancestral village in northern Portugal, grieving the loss of his beloved wife. But he arrives with an unusual companion: a chimpanzee. And there the century-old quest will come to an unexpected conclusion. The High Mountains of Portugal-part quest, part ghost story, part contemporary fable-offers a haunting exploration of great love and great loss. Filled with tenderness, humor and endless surprise, it takes the reader on a road trip through Portugal in the last century-and through the human soul.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Martel, Y. (2016). The high mountains of Portugal: a novel (First edition.). Spiegel & Grau.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Martel, Yann. 2016. The High Mountains of Portugal: A Novel. Spiegel & Grau.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Martel, Yann. The High Mountains of Portugal: A Novel Spiegel & Grau, 2016.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Martel, Yann. The High Mountains of Portugal: A Novel First edition., Spiegel & Grau, 2016.

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