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New World in the Tropics: the Culture of Modern Brazil

New World in the Tropics: the Culture of Modern Brazil

By Gilberto Freyre

Knopf, 1959, 285 pp.

A leading Brazilian author and scholar presents, in a revision and enlargement of his "Brazil: An Interpretation" (1945), a general panorama of his country's culture, society, political and foreign policy.