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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (3): 401–424.
Published: 01 August 1977
..., Capuchinhos em terras de Santa Cruz (São Paulo, 1942); Celso Mariz, Ibiapina, um apóstolo do nordeste (João Pessoa, Paraíba, 1942); and Sister Mary C. Thornton, The Church and Freemasonry in Brazil, 1872-1875 (Washington, 1948). The activity of the Capuchins in the Pernambucan agreste is particularly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (3): 513.
Published: 01 August 1976
...; the Sertão , the dry caatinga of the interior, largely and inefficiently used for pasture; the Agreste , a zone in between the Mata and the Sertão , which has been created in the process of settlement, now the last zone of pioneer small-farmer settlement; and in scattered small areas the Brejos , or wet...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (2): 366–367.
Published: 01 May 1976
... won the Premio João Ribeiro, a literary prize for folklore conferred by the Brazilian Academy of Letters. The book is a delightful repository of stories which commemorate the life and spirit of the people of Caruarú and the surrounding cane fields in the agreste of Pernambuco. More than simple...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (3): 584.
Published: 01 August 1981
...—in the four principal subregions that characterize Northeast Brazil: the coastal sugarcane zone, the mixed farming agreste , the semiarid sertão , and the frontier regions reaching northward to the Amazon. The book analyzes the evolution of settlement and production in the Northeast from the sixteenth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (3): 335–351.
Published: 01 August 1992
... pobres na crise do trabalho escravo (São Paulo: Editora Brasiliense, 1987), and idem., “Beyond Masters and Slaves: Subsistence Agriculture as Survival Strategy in Brazil During the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century,” HAHR 68:3 (Aug. 1988), 461–89. 17 In Paraíba, the agreste towns of Areia...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (3): 525–572.
Published: 01 August 1988
... cities; others wandered in the direction of the agreste and zona da mata. Others moved within the sertão itself. Canudos grew precipitously. Towns within a range of two hundred kilometers (Olhos d’Agua, Rosário, Natuba, Tucano, Cumbe) lost up to hall of their population or more to Conselheiro’s...