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The Colonization of the Amazon - a book by Almeida, Anna Luiza Ozorio de

The Colonization of the Amazon

The Colonization of the Amazon( )
Author: Almeida, Anna Luiza Ozorio de
Series title:LLILAS Translations from Latin America Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:University of Texas Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $35.00
Book Description:

Deforestation in the Amazon, one of today's top environmental concerns, began during a period of rapid colonization in the 1970s. Throughout that decade, Anna Luiza Ozorio de Almeida, a Stanford-trained economist, conducted a complex and massive economic study of what was going on in the Amazon, who was investing what, what was gained, and what it cost in all its aspects. The Colonization of the Amazon, the resulting work, brings together information on the physical, demographic,...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Latin America / South America
Social Science / Human Geography
Social Science / Emigration & Immigration
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 1 Inches
Book Weight:1.498 Pounds

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