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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (3): 601–602.
Published: 01 August 1996
... Press 1996 After the Trees: Living on the Transamazon Highway . By Stewart Douglas Ian . Austin : University of Texas Press , 1995 . Photographs. Map. Graphs. Tables. Figures. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. 234 pp. Paper . $14.95 . ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (3): 631.
Published: 01 August 1983
...Philip M. Feaknside Rainforest Corridors: The Transamazon Colonization Scheme . By Smith Nigel J. H. . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1982 . Illustrations. Figures. Tables. Notes. Appendixes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xvii , 248 . Cloth . $25.00 . Copyright 1983...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (2): 311–312.
Published: 01 May 1982
...Betty J. Meggers As background for discussing the Transamazon scheme, the author reviews the characteristics of the lowland tropical forest ecosystem, varieties of aboriginal adaptation, and colonization policies between 1850 and 1970. He then focuses on Vila Roxa, a typical planned settlement...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (4): 807.
Published: 01 November 1983
... for the Study of Frontier Expansion, by Charles H. Wood; Stochastic Modeling in Human Carrying-Capacity Estimation: A Tool for Development Planning in Amazonia, by Philip M. Fearnside; Government-Directed Settlement in the 1970s: An Assessment of Transamazon Highway Colonization, by Emilio F. Moran; Development...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (3): 605.
Published: 01 August 1989
...; the use of colossal projects, such as the transamazonic highways and the Itaipú dam, for propaganda purposes; and the rise of the military-technocratic alliance. The determined projection of Brazil as a growing world power led to uneasiness in Argentina and tensions with smaller neighboring states. But he...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (4): 757–759.
Published: 01 November 1978
..., carried out by both Brazilian and U.S. researchers in the Transamazon Highway region between 1972 and 1976, the author neither mentions these nor alludes to their conclusions. Instead, he turns to works of a more impressionistic character. In addition to this book, other recent accounts have addressed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1986) 66 (3): 455–484.
Published: 01 August 1986
... Corridors: The Transamazon Colonization Scheme (Berkeley, 1982). Copyright 1986 by Duke University Press 1986 “Marry your daughter, gain a son; marry your son, lose your son.” —Iberian Proverb T hat fathers should be concerned about whom their daughters marry is neither surprising nor...
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