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Father of the poor? : Vargas and his era

Author: Robert M Levine
Publisher: Cambridge Cambridge Univ. Press 1998
Series: New approaches to the Americas
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A comprehensive overview of Brazilian history during the Vargas dictatorship.


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Named Person: Getúlio Vargas; Getúlio Vargas
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert M Levine
ISBN: 0521585155 9780521585156 0521585287 9780521585286
OCLC Number: 832784007
Description: x, 193 Seiten Illustrationen, Karten 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction: Vargas as Enigma; 2. In the Saddle, 1883-1937; 3. The Estado Novo, 1937-1945; 4. Populism Vargas-style, 1945-1954; 5. Different Getulios; 6. Vargas' Incomplete Revolution; Appendices.
Series Title: New approaches to the Americas
Responsibility: Robert M. Levine
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