Forbidden books

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Books have been outlawed and burned many times in history when they are considered to contain forbidden knowledge. Some of them:

  • During the military dictatorship in Brazil books were not forbidden, but many people were known to have disappeared because they were caught with books related to Communism. This "related to" sometimes extended to any red cover book. A student was once in prison for carrying a book on Cubism, as the police thought it was about Cuban revolution.


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