Classic Histories from the Portuguese-Speaking World in Translation
Brazil at the Dawn of the Eighteenth Century
Brazil at the Dawn of the Eighteenth Century
André João Antonil;
Timothy Coates, trans.;
Stuart B. Schwartz, pref.

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth

2012 . 246 pp. 13 illus. 6 x 9"
History / Latin American History / Brazil

$24.95 Paperback, 978-1-933227-44-3
$24.99 Ebook, 978-1-933227-51-1

About the Author

André João Antonil (1649–1716) was an Italian Jesuit who lived in Brazil, mostly in Bahia, from 1681 until his death. TIMOTHY COATES is a professor of history at the College of Charleston. He is the author of Convicts and Orphans: Forced and State-Sponsored Colonization in the Portuguese Empire, 1550–1755 and (with Geraldo Pieroni) De couto do pecado à vila de sal: Castro Marim (1550–1850).

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