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    • Elza

    • The Girl
    • By: Sérgio Rodrigues, Zoë Perry
    • Narrated by: Timothy Andrés Pabon
    • Length: 7 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Xerxes, a 90-something survivor of the extinct Brazilian Communist Party, hires an unemployed journalist to write his life story, and most importantly explain his 1935 tragic love affair with comrade Elza Fernandes, code-named The Girl. Elza’s tale is one of the most bizarre true stories in Brazilian history: as a beautiful sixteen year old, she was suspected of betraying the Party and, although the charge could not be proved, was sentenced to death by Luiz Carlos Prestes himself.

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