Brasilia: Embrapa, 2000. b/w and color plates, facs., maps, color pict., d.j. Item #68965
Illustrated history of agriculture in Brazil from 1500 to the present. Includes chapters on the 16th century, periods of abundance and crisis, agriculture and slavery, native foodstuffs, agriculture under the Brazilian empire, revolution and agriculture, and industrialization. Important reference. Contains numerous plates showing all aspects and periods of food production in Brazil.