A brief history of Brazil

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The Brief History series introduces readers to the dramatic events, notable people, and special customs and traditions that have shaped many of the world's countries. Each engaging volume covers a specific country and offers a concise history of the struggles and triumphs of the peoples and cultures that have called that country home. Touching on factors as diverse as the development of the economy to the role of women in society to changes in the political landscape, these comprehensive volumes provide the key background information readers need to put current global events in historical perspective.
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Grouping Author meade teresa a
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display_description "Offers an account of the rich and varied story of Brazil, focusing on its vibrant African culture and influences from European, Asian, and Middle Eastern immigrants. It places contemporary political, economic, and cultural events into the broader historical context. [The text] includes: ancient times and the colonial era; transition from colony to republic; construction of a nation of free laborers in the 19th and 20th centuries society and politics in the First Republic; military coup; transition from military dictatorship to democracy."-Back cover.
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