Source

Brazil : five centuries of change

Title
Brazil : five centuries of change / Thomas E. Skidmore.
Edition
2nd ed.
Published
New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Description
xv, 285 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Contents
Introduction. A brief sketch of Brazil and its place in the world
Ch. 1. The birth and growth of colonial Brazil
Ch. 2. Peoples and dramas in the making of the colony
Ch. 3. From colony to independence as a monarchy
Ch. 4. The making of "modern" Brazil
Ch. 5. Building to a dictatorship and World War II
Ch. 6. Returning to democracy, for a while
Ch. 7. Rule of the military
Ch. 8. Redemocratization - new hope, old problems
Ch. 9. Brazilian democracy takes a new turn: or does it?
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-269) and index.
Language
English
LCCN
2009011669
ISBN
9780195374551 (pbk. : alk. paper)
019537455X (pbk. : alk. paper)
Format
Book Book
Acquired On
September 15, 2014
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