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A brief history of Brazil

Meade, Teresa A., 1948-

New York : Checkmark Books c2010

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Stack Level 3  (F2521 M517 2010 )()

  • Title:
    A brief history of Brazil
  • Author/Creator: Meade, Teresa A., 1948-
  • Variant Title: Brazil.
  • Publisher: New York : Checkmark Books
  • Creation Date: c2010
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 280 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-263) and index.
  • Subjects: Brazil -- History
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-263) and index.
  • Contents: Land and people before and after Portuguese exploration (prehistory to 1530)
    The Portuguese colony (1530-1800)
    Society in early Brazil : slavery, patriarchy, and the church (1530-1889)
    From colony to republic (1800-1889)
    Constructing a nation of free laborers in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries
    Society and politics in the first republic (1890-1930)
    From Getúlio Vargas to the military coup (1930-1964)
    From military dictatorship to democracy (1964-2002)
    Popular culture : music, sports, television, and cinema in today's Brazil
    Brazil in the twenty-first century.
  • OCLC Number: 290485730
  • Identifier: ISBN9780816077892;ISBN0816077894