Politics in Brazil, 1930-1964

an experiment in democracy by Thomas E. Skidmore

Publisher: Oxford University Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 446 Downloads: 767
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Places:

  • Brazil

Subjects:

  • Brazil -- Politics and government -- 1930-1945,
  • Brazil -- Politics and government -- 1945-1954,
  • Brazil -- Politics and government -- 1954-1964

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by] Thomas E. Skidmore.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF2538 .S56
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 446 p.
Number of Pages446
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5542487M
LC Control Number67020406

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