The People of the River

The People of the River

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In this history of the black peasants of Amazonia, Oscar de la Torre focuses on the experience of African-descended people navigating the transition from slavery to freedom. Drawing on social and environmental history, he connects the Amazonians intimately to their natural landscapes. Relying on the natural world as a repository for traditions, discourses, and strategies that they retrieved especially in moments of conflict, Afro-Brazilians fought for autonomous… (more)


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Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press (August 17, 2018)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 242 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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