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The Resource Before Brasília : frontier life in central Brazil, Mary C. Karasch

Before Brasília : frontier life in central Brazil, Mary C. Karasch

Label
Before Brasília : frontier life in central Brazil
Title
Before Brasília
Title remainder
frontier life in central Brazil
Statement of responsibility
Mary C. Karasch
Title variation
Frontier life in central Brazil
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Before Brasília offers an in-depth exploration of life in the captaincy of Goiás during the late colonial and early national period of Brazilian history."--Page 4 of cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Karasch, Mary C.
Dewey number
981/.73
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F2651.G63
LC item number
K47 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Goiás (Brazil : State)
  • Goiás (Brazil : State)
  • Tocantins (Brazil)
  • Tocantins (Brazil)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Brazil
  • Brazil
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Slavery
  • Blacks
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Brazil
  • Brazil
  • Brazil
Label
Before Brasília : frontier life in central Brazil, Mary C. Karasch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-405) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part one. Contacts and conquests. Into the "heart of Brazil" : landscapes of contact and decimation -- The indigenous nations of central Brazil -- Bandeiras and entradas : the invaders of central Brazil -- Indigenous warfare and peacemaking -- Part two. Colonial society : whites, pardos, and blacks. "Good order" : structures of empire -- The white propertied elites of the captaincy of Goiás -- "Masters of the dance" : enslaved Africans and crioulos -- Part three. Points of contact and culture change. People of the Holy Spirit : Christians and their sacred spaces -- Shadows in the night : women and gender relations -- Defenders of the conquest and useful vassals : the free people of color -- Conclusion : reflections on frontiers/borderlands of central Brazil -- Appendix A. Indigenous nations of central Brazil -- Appendix B. Censuses -- Appendix C. Colonial churches and lay brotherhoods in the captaincy of Goiás
Control code
946076102
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 430 pages
Isbn
9780826357625
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016002826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)946076102
Label
Before Brasília : frontier life in central Brazil, Mary C. Karasch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-405) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part one. Contacts and conquests. Into the "heart of Brazil" : landscapes of contact and decimation -- The indigenous nations of central Brazil -- Bandeiras and entradas : the invaders of central Brazil -- Indigenous warfare and peacemaking -- Part two. Colonial society : whites, pardos, and blacks. "Good order" : structures of empire -- The white propertied elites of the captaincy of Goiás -- "Masters of the dance" : enslaved Africans and crioulos -- Part three. Points of contact and culture change. People of the Holy Spirit : Christians and their sacred spaces -- Shadows in the night : women and gender relations -- Defenders of the conquest and useful vassals : the free people of color -- Conclusion : reflections on frontiers/borderlands of central Brazil -- Appendix A. Indigenous nations of central Brazil -- Appendix B. Censuses -- Appendix C. Colonial churches and lay brotherhoods in the captaincy of Goiás
Control code
946076102
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 430 pages
Isbn
9780826357625
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016002826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)946076102

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