Chapters of Brazil's Colonial History, 1500-1800

Chapters of Brazil's Colonial History, 1500-1800

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Joao Capistrano de Abreu was a Brazilian historian whose work continues to shape our understanding of Brazilian colonial history today. This work is Capistrano de Abreu's single integrated attempt to lay out the history of Brazil. This new translation includes an introduction by Stuart Schwartz and a preface by Fernando Novais.show more

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  • Hardback | 270 pages
  • 147.32 x 210.82 x 27.94mm | 430.91g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 1 halftone, bibliography
  • 0195103017
  • 9780195103014

About Joao Capistrano De Abreu

About the Author: Joao Capistrano De Abreu was one of Brazil's greatest historians. About the Translator: Arthur Brakel is the translator of Cyro DosAnjos's Diary of a Civil Servant and Joao Reis's Slave Rebellion in Brazil. He resides in Ann Arbor, Michigan. About the Editors: Stuart B. Schwartz is George Burton Professor of History at Yale University. Fernando Novais is a Brazilian scholar currently teaching at the University of Campinas, Brazil.show more

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