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Lonely Planet Brazil (Brazil, 5th Ed) by John Noble, Andrew Draffen, Robyn Jones, Chris McAsey, Leonardo Pinheiro
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Uncover the many layers of Brazil. Canoe the jungles of the Amazon, hang glide above Rio’s beaches or experience the baroque architecture of Ouro Prêto. Whether you want to listen to the roar of Iguaçu Falls or get down at Carnaval, this essential guide will show the way.

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Lonely Planet Rio De Janeiro (Rio De Janiero, 3rd Ed) by Andrew Draffen, Heather Schlegel
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Rio is the world's biggest tropical city, and one of the most densely populated places on Earth. This guide features all the information a traveler to Rio needs to know, including suggestions for day trips, tips for independent travelers, accommodation, food and restaurant options, notes on visiting during Carnaval, and more. Full-color map section. --This text refers ...


Tristes Tropiques by Claude Levi-Strauss, John Weightman, Doreen Weightman
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"I hate travelling and explorers," famously declared Claude Lévi-Strauss, but how fortunate for readers that he should overcome his loathing to write about his experiences among the indigenous peoples of the Brazilian interior, including the Caduveo, Bororo, and Nambikwara tribes. Those who know Lévi-Strauss and Tristes Tropiques by reputation onl...


The Smithsonian Atlas of the Amazon by Michael Goulding, Ronaldo Barthem, Efrem Jorge Gondim Ferreira
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A beautifully illustrated volume (150 color maps, 289 color photos, and details of 14 rivers) providing an intimate view of one of the most magnificent rivers on Earth. Many dimensions are covered: geology, ecology, the flow of the rivers, flora and fauna, environmental effects of human activities (mining, forestry, dams, farming), and a section-by-section ...


Lonely Planet Rio De Janeiro (City Maps Series) by Lonely Planet
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  1. Greater Rio de Janeiro
  2. Rio Southern Zone
  3. Rio de Janeiro State
  4. Rio Northern Zone
  5. Unique Lonely Planet Walking Tour
  6. Index of all Streets & Sights
  7. Essential Information


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Brazil-Amazon and Pantanal by David Pearson
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A superb guide for ecotravelers visiting Brazil's Pantanal area, an immense wetland known for its amazing wildlife. Written by two professional biologists in an accessible, informative style, this guide provides the information needed to find, identify, and learn about Brazil's most common insects, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, and fish. Includes ch...


Brazil 2004 Calendar by
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Let's Go Brazil 1st Edition by Inc. Let's Go
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"The granddaddy of budget guides"
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"Guides that penetrate the veneer of holiday brochures and mine the grit of real life"
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Brazil (Culture Shock!) by Volker Poelzl
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Whether you travel for business, pleasure, or a combination of the two, the ever-popular CULTURE SHOCK! series belongs in your backpack or briefcase. Get the nuts-and-bolts information you need to survive and thrive wherever you go. CULTURE SHOCK! country guides are easy-to-read, accurate, and entertaining crash courses in local customs and etiquette. CULTURE SH...


Frommer's Brazil by Shawn Blore, Alexandra de Vries
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Experience a place the way the locals do. Enjoy the best it has to offer. And avoid tourist traps. At Frommer’s, we use 150 outspoken travel experts around the world to help you make the right choices. Frommer’s. Your guide to a world of travel experience.

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Fodor's Pocket Rio de Janeiro, 2nd Edition : The All-in-One Guide to the Best of the City Packed with Places to Eat, Sleep,Shop, and Explore by Fodor's
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Travelers' Tales Brazil (Travelers' Tales Guides) by Annette Haddad, Scott Doggett
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Shining a light on a country where the commingling of cultures has created a people who are unafraid to embrace life. Just a few of the many stories and notable authors readers will find in this book are "A Place for Living" by Bill McKibben, "Opium of the People" by Alma Guillermoprieto, "On the Banks of the Solimoes" by Joe Kane, and many more.

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Fodor's Brazil, 2nd Edition : The Guide for All Budgets, Completely Updated, with Color Photos and Many Maps by Fodor's
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No matter what your budget or whether it's your first trip or fifteenth, Fodor's Gold Guides get you where you want to go. In this completely up-to-date guide our experts who live in Brazil give you the inside track, showing you all the things to see and do -- from must-see sights to off-the-beaten-path adventures, from shopping to outdoor fun. Fodor's Brazil sh...


Lonely Planet Brazilian Portuguese (Lonely Planet Language Sruvival Kit) by Mark Balla
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Text: English, Portugese --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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Brazilian Adventure by Peter Fleming
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While novelist Ian Fleming is best known for bringing adventurer James Bond to life, his writer brother Peter Fleming, a reporter for The Times of London, survived South American misadventures so challenging they make 007's high-risk existence seem placid in comparison. Lured by a mysterious newspaper ad, Fleming sails with an expedition to Brazil in the 1930s,...


Brazil: The Once and Future Country by Marshall C. Eakin
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Vanderbilt University historian Marshall C. Eakin provides an authoritative survey of Latin America's largest country. His broad and insightful overview reveals Brazil's many facets, including its racial melting pot (which often startles foreign visitors), economic challenges ("Brazil remains a rich country full of poor people"), and (in the book's most ente...


Paddle to the Amazon : The Ultimate 12,000-Mile Canoe Adventure by Don Starkell
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In 1980, the author and his two teenage sons embarked on a canoe trip from Winnipeg to Belem, Brazil, where the Amazon meets the Atlantic. One son, discouraged, returned to Canada from Mexico, but Starkell and his other son went on, completing the trip in two years. Traveling 12,000 miles on rivers and open seas in their 21-foot canoe, they encountered eve...


Eat Smart in Brazil (Eat Smart, No 1) by Joan Peterson, David Peterson, Susie V. Medaris
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Brazil is a complex country of Indian, Portuguese, and African descent that mixes its heritage in amazing culinary concoctions, but you need savvy to partake as fully and gloriously as you might like. From abacaxi (pineapple) and abobrinha (squash) to national favorites like farofa de banana (bananas fried with onion rings and manioc meal) and ...


Insight Guide Rio De Janeiro (Insight Guided) by Taylor. Edwin, Insight Guides
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One in a new series called "Insight Cityguides." Other "Cityguides" are to Bangkok, Dublin, Istanbul, Jerusalem, London, Paris, and San Francisco. Each book has separate chapters focusing on the different elements and attractions important to understanding that particular city.-- MR
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Insight Guide Brazil (Brazil (Insight Guides), 5th Ed.) by Jane Ladle, Insight Guides
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One of over 400 titles in the Insight series,

Insight Guide Brazil. This 375-page book includes a section detailing Brazil's history, 9 features covering the country's life and culture, ranging from its shocking wealth divisions to its passion for soccer and carnival, a region by region visitor's guide to the sights, and a comprehensive Travel Tips section pa...


A Parisian in Brazil: The Travel Account of a Frenchwoman in Nineteenth-Century Rio De Janeiro (Latin American Silhouettes (Paper)) by Adele Toussaint-Samson, June Edith Hahner
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Despite its rather uninspiring title, this work offers a fascinating and unique insight into 1850s Brazil. Originally published in France in the 19th century, it was later translated into English by the author's daughter. Toussaint-Samson, a well-educated Frenchwoman hungry to seek out new experiences, lived in Brazil for more than ten years. This account on...


Carnival in Rio by Helmut Teissl
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Touring Argentina: Misiones by Stefano Nicolini, Gonzalo Monterroso
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Where three countries meet at the "triple frontier" (Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina), South America's most famous waterfalls are located. Iguazu falls will astonish anyone who is fortunate enough to visit them. A magnificent canyon in the rain forest drew the admiration of the pre Columbian people and the Spanish and Portuguese conquistadors in the XVIth centur...


Exploration of the Valley of the Amazon by William Lewis Herndon, Gary Kinder, Lardner Gibbon, United States Navy Dept
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Herndon, a U.S Navy captain, was ordered by the government to explore the Amazon in 1851 and write down his observations. Within a year he and his group had traveled more than 4000 miles by canoe, by mule, and often on foot at the peril of disease, hostiles, and being chomped by snakes (and today's trekkers carp because they can't plug in their hair dryers)....


Footprint Brazil Handbook by Ben Box, Mick Day, Jane Egginton
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Riotur, Rio de Janeiro
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