colonization of the Amazon by Anna Luiza Ozorio de Almeida

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .

Written in English

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  • Amazon River Region,
  • Brazil,
  • Amazon River Region.,
  • Brazil.


  • Land settlement -- Amazon River Region,
  • Land settlement -- Brazil,
  • Migration, Internal -- Brazil,
  • Amazon River Region -- Colonization,
  • Brazil -- Colonization

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Statementby Anna Luiza Ozorio de Almeida.
SeriesTranslations from Latin America series
LC ClassificationsHD499.A44 A4413 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 371 p. :
Number of Pages371
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1704691M
ISBN 100292711468
LC Control Number92005938

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