Brazil: The Once and Future Country

Brazil: The Once and Future Country

by Marshall C. Eakin
     
 

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The best one-volume introduction to the history, politics and culture of Brazil.

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The best one-volume introduction to the history, politics and culture of Brazil.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312214456
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
09/01/1998
Edition description:
1998
Pages:
301
Sales rank:
1,198,086
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.03(d)

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“...a riveting introduction to the basic events and trends in Brazilian history, politics, economy, society and culture.” —Booklist

“Eakin draws on 20 years of experience visiting and writing about Brazil to produce an eloquent and informative overview, the best short survey of Brazil since the anthropologist Charles Wagley's 1963 classic, An Introduction to Brazil.” —Foreign Affairs

Meet the Author

Marshall C. Eakin is an associate professor of History at Vanderbilt University and the author of British Enterprise in Brazil: The St. John d'el Rey Mining Company and the Morro Velho Gold Mine, 1830-1960.

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