X-Post: Book Review: Eakin on Bocketti, 'Invention of the Beautiful Game: Football and the Making of Modern Brazil'

Gregg Bocketti. Invention of the Beautiful Game: Football and the Making of Modern Brazil. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2016. 320 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-6255-6.

Reviewed by Marshall C. Eakin (Vanderbilt University)
Published on H-Nationalism (August, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Award-Winning Film about Quilombos now screening everywhere

“Quilombo Country” now on Amazon

– Individual viewing debut

– Screening in NYC*


 

Eye Productions announces the individual-streaming debut of “Quilombo Country,” the award-winning film about modern-day rural Afrobrazilian communities, on Amazon.com. “Quilombo Country,” narrated by hip hop legend Chuck D of the iconic band Public Enemy and previously only available to institutional buyers, can now be watched online by anyone in the US, UK, Germany and Japan.

 

H-Diplo Article Review 708 on “The Alliance for Progress and President João Goulart’s Three-Year Plan: the deterioration of U.S-Brazilian Relations in Cold War Brazil (1962).”

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No. 708

5 July 2017

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Web and Production Editor: George Fujii

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Felipe Pereira Loureiro.  “The Alliance for Progress and President João Goulart’s Three-Year Plan: the deterioration of U.S-Brazilian Relations in Cold War Brazil (1962).”  Cold War History 17:1 (January 2017): 61-79. 

DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14682745.2016.1254620.

ISSF Article Review 71 on “Soft Balancing in the Americas: Latin American Opposition to U.S. Intervention, 1898-1936.”

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H-Diplo/ISSF Editors: Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
H-Diplo/ISSF Web and Production Editor:  George Fujii

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