Captain Pantoja and the Special Ser (Paperback)
Farrar, Strauss & Giroux-3pl, 9780374522360, 260pp.
Publication Date: October 1, 1990
This delightful farce opens as the prim and proper Captain Pantoja learns he is to be sent to Peru's Amazon frontier on a secret mission for the army to provide females for the amorous recruits. Side-splitting complications arise as world of Captain Pantoja's remarkable achievements start to spread.