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Requiem For Revolution: The United States And Brazil, 1961-1969
Requiem For Revolution: The United States And Brazil, 1961-1969
By Ruth Leacock
Kent State University Press, 1990, 317 pp
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This study focuses on U.S. policy toward Brazil at the height of its efforts to shape Latin American politics in Washington's image. Although this account may well exaggerate the importance of the U.S. actors-both government and multinational corporations-it accurately reflects how many leading Brazilian commentators perceive the U.S. policy of this period.