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Urban politics in Brazil

the rise of populism, 1925-1945

by Michael L. Conniff

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Published by University of Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rio de Janeiro (Brazil),
  • Brazil,
  • Rio de Janeiro
    • Subjects:
    • Municipal government -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro -- Case studies,
    • Populism -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro -- Case studies,
    • Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) -- Politics and government -- Case studies,
    • Brazil -- Politics and government -- 1889-1930 -- Case studies,
    • Brazil -- Politics and government -- 1930-1945 -- Case studies,
    • Brazil -- Politics and government -- 1945-1954 -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMichael L. Conniff.
      SeriesPitt Latin American series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF2646.3 .C65
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 227 p. :
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4111602M
      ISBN 100822934388
      LC Control Number80026605

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