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- DescriptionIn Immigration and Xephobia Rosana Barbosa discusses Portuguese migration to Rio de Janeiro from 1822 to 1850 as a significant aspect of the city's history. During the first half of the nineteenth century, many Portuguese fled the difficult ecomic and social conditions in Portugal for better ecomic opportunities in post-independence Brazil, which was experiencing a boom that was fuelled by such commodities as coffee.
- Author BiographyRosana Barbosa was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and is assistant professor of Latin American History at Saint Mary's University in Halifax, Canada. She is the editor of the book: Brazil and Canada in the Americas.
- Author(s)Rosana Barbosa
- PublisherUniversity Press of America
- Date of Publication28/11/2008
- SubjectSocial Studies: General
- Place of PublicationLanham, MD
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintUniversity Press of America
- Content Noteblack & white illustrations, black & white tables
- Weight227 g
- Width154 mm
- Height233 mm
- Spine11 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (US)
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