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Trade and gunboats : the United States and Brazil in the age of empire.

Author: Steven Topik
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press : Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is the first study of U.S.-Brazilian relations that seriously examines the internal politics and economics of both countries and how they played themselves out in the late nineteenth  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Topik
ISBN: 0804726027 9780804726023 0804740186 9780804740180
OCLC Number: 1202071120
Description: viii, 301p. : ill., maps ; 23cm.
Contents: Tables and maps; Introduction; 1. The United States in the Gilded Age; 2. Target: Latin America; 3. Brazil: from monarchy to republic; 4. Brazil debates the treaty; 5. The iron marshal and the northern giant; 6. The democrats take over; 7. Of revolts and gunboats; 8. Flint's feet; 9. Yankee traders in Brazil; 10. Aftermath; Conclusion; Appendixes; Notes; References; Index.

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"An admirable monograph. . . . This is the first scholarly study of U.S.-Lating American commerce and trade negotiation in the nineteenth century. . . . Topik's crisp prose, moving effortlessly Read more...

 
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