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From Community to Metropolis: a Biography of São Paulo, Brazil

From Community to Metropolis: a Biography of São Paulo, Brazil

By Richard M. Morse

University of Florida Press, 1958, 341 pp.

In this solid contribution to the study of urban development Professor Morse traces the history of the fastest growing city and leading industrial center of Latin America. Its population in 1957 was over 3,000,000 and may reach 4,700,000 by the mid-1960s.