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Author Garfield, Seth, 1967-
Title In search of the Amazon : Brazil, the United States, and the nature of a region / Seth Garfield.
Publisher Durham : Duke University Press, 2014.



Descript 1 online resource (xiii, 343 pages) : illustrations, maps
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Contents Border and progress : the Amazon and the estado novo -- "The quicksands of untrustworthy supply" : U.S. rubber dependency and the lure of the Amazon -- Rubber's "soldiers" : reinventing the Amazonian worker -- The environment of northeastern migration to the Amazon : landscapes, labor, and love -- War in the Amazon : struggles over resources and images -- Epilogue: From wartime soldiers to green guerrillas.
ISBN 9780822377177
0822377179
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Author Garfield, Seth, 1967-
Series American encounters/global interactions
American encounters/global interactions.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Economic aspects -- Amazon River Region.
Rubber industry and trade -- Amazon River Region -- History -- 20th century.
Brazil -- Foreign economic relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign economic relations -- Brazil.
Descript 1 online resource (xiii, 343 pages) : illustrations, maps
Content text
Media computer
Carrier online resource
Contents Border and progress : the Amazon and the estado novo -- "The quicksands of untrustworthy supply" : U.S. rubber dependency and the lure of the Amazon -- Rubber's "soldiers" : reinventing the Amazonian worker -- The environment of northeastern migration to the Amazon : landscapes, labor, and love -- War in the Amazon : struggles over resources and images -- Epilogue: From wartime soldiers to green guerrillas.
ISBN 9780822377177
0822377179
Author Garfield, Seth, 1967-
Series American encounters/global interactions
American encounters/global interactions.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Economic aspects -- Amazon River Region.
Rubber industry and trade -- Amazon River Region -- History -- 20th century.
Brazil -- Foreign economic relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign economic relations -- Brazil.

Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Economic aspects -- Amazon River Region.
Rubber industry and trade -- Amazon River Region -- History -- 20th century.
Brazil -- Foreign economic relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign economic relations -- Brazil.
Descript 1 online resource (xiii, 343 pages) : illustrations, maps
Content text
Media computer
Carrier online resource
Contents Border and progress : the Amazon and the estado novo -- "The quicksands of untrustworthy supply" : U.S. rubber dependency and the lure of the Amazon -- Rubber's "soldiers" : reinventing the Amazonian worker -- The environment of northeastern migration to the Amazon : landscapes, labor, and love -- War in the Amazon : struggles over resources and images -- Epilogue: From wartime soldiers to green guerrillas.
ISBN 9780822377177
0822377179

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