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The English in Brazil

Freyre, Gilberto

The English in Brazil

aspects of British influence on the life, landscape and culture of Brazil

by Freyre, Gilberto

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Boulevard in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization,
  • British influences,
  • British,
  • Immigrants,
  • Relations,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGilberto Freyre ; foreword by Maria Lúcia G. Pallares-Burke ; afterword by Evaldo Cabral de Mello ; translated from the 3rd. Brazilian edition by Christopher J. Tribe ; vignettes by Rosa Maria
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF2659.B7 F7413 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination404 p. :
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25258253M
    ISBN 101899460616
    ISBN 109781899460618
    LC Control Number2011508766

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