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The Resource Chapters of Brazil's colonial history, 1500-1800, Capistrano de Abreu ; translated from the Portuguese by Arthur Brakel ; with a preface by Fernando A. Novais, and an introduction by Stuart Schwartz

Chapters of Brazil's colonial history, 1500-1800, Capistrano de Abreu ; translated from the Portuguese by Arthur Brakel ; with a preface by Fernando A. Novais, and an introduction by Stuart Schwartz

Label
Chapters of Brazil's colonial history, 1500-1800
Title
Chapters of Brazil's colonial history, 1500-1800
Statement of responsibility
Capistrano de Abreu ; translated from the Portuguese by Arthur Brakel ; with a preface by Fernando A. Novais, and an introduction by Stuart Schwartz
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
In Chapters in Brazil's Colonial History, Capistrano de Abreu created an integrated history of Brazil in a landmark work of scholarship that is also a literary masterpiece. Abreu offers a startlingly modern analysis of the past, based on the role of the economy, settlement, and the occupation of the interior. In these pages, he combines sharp portraits of dramatic events--close fought battles against Dutch occupation in the 1650s, Indian resistance to often brutal internal expansion--with insightful social history. A master of Brazil's ethnographic landscape, he provides detailed sketches of d
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1853-1927
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abreu, João Capistrano de
Dewey number
981.03
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Portuguese
LC call number
F2524
LC item number
.A2413 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brakel, Arthur
Series statement
Library of Latin America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brazil
  • HISTORY
  • Brazil
  • Koloniale periode
  • História do brasil
  • Período colonial (1500-1822)
  • Brasilien
Label
Chapters of Brazil's colonial history, 1500-1800, Capistrano de Abreu ; translated from the Portuguese by Arthur Brakel ; with a preface by Fernando A. Novais, and an introduction by Stuart Schwartz
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-220) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Series Editors' General Introduction; Preface; A House Built on Sand: Capistrano de Abreu and the History of Brazil; 1. Indigenous Antecedents; 2. Exotic Elements; 3. The Discoverers; 4. The First Conflicts; 5. Hereditary Captaincies; 6. Crown Captaincies; 7. Frenchmen and Spaniards; 8. Fighting the Dutch; 9. The Backlands; 10. Setting Boundaries; 11. Three Centuries Later; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
301983462
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiv, 236 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198026310
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)301983462
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Chapters of Brazil's colonial history, 1500-1800, Capistrano de Abreu ; translated from the Portuguese by Arthur Brakel ; with a preface by Fernando A. Novais, and an introduction by Stuart Schwartz
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-220) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Series Editors' General Introduction; Preface; A House Built on Sand: Capistrano de Abreu and the History of Brazil; 1. Indigenous Antecedents; 2. Exotic Elements; 3. The Discoverers; 4. The First Conflicts; 5. Hereditary Captaincies; 6. Crown Captaincies; 7. Frenchmen and Spaniards; 8. Fighting the Dutch; 9. The Backlands; 10. Setting Boundaries; 11. Three Centuries Later; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
301983462
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiv, 236 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198026310
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)301983462
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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