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The hidden history of capoeira 1 edition

The hidden history of capoeira
Maya Talmon-Chvaicer

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The hidden history of capoeira
a collision of cultures in the Brazilian battle dance
1st ed.
Maya Talmon-Chvaicer.

Published 2007 by University of Texas Press in Austin, TX .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

A Rio de Janeiro slave game
The battle and the game (1840s-1870s)
Patrons and oppressors (1870s-1930s)
New center, new style : capoeira regional and capoeira angola in twentieth-century Bahia
The game of life : battle of cultures.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
GV1796.C145 T35 2007

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

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Internet Archive
9780292717237, 9780292717244
LC Control Number
Library Thing
6558472 1046776


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