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By Todd L. Edwards

Brazil: a world stories Handbook presents an easy-to-access, multifaceted advent to the world's 5th greatest nation—a staggeringly various zone, socially and geographically, that continues to be quite unknown while it turns into more and more very important at the international degree.

Brazil bargains a professional chronological narrative precis of over 5 centuries of South America's greatest country—from the times of early Portuguese exploration to President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva's reelection. moreover, it presents a richly informative portion of alphabetically geared up entries masking vital Brazilian humans, areas, and occasions. For readers either new to Brazil or gaining knowledge of particular elements of its special heritage, advanced politics, heavyweight economic system, and colourful tradition, this can be the quantity with which to begin.

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