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Act of the Damned - Antunes, Antonio Lobo
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As the socialist revolution closes in, a once-wealthy Portuguese family is accused of "economic sabotage." They must escape across the border to Spain, then on to Brazil -- but the family is bankrupt, financially and spiritually. The patriarch, Diogo, lies dying, while his rapacious offspring rifle through his belongings, searching for his will. He remembers with bitterness and resignation his foolish marriage to his brother's beautiful mistress, who left him with a mongoloid daughter and a simpleminded son, who at sixty is ...

Act of the Damned 1996, Grove Press

ISBN-13: 9780802134769

Trade paperback

Act of the Damned 1995, Grove Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780802115751

Grove Press edition