Samba dreamers

Cover of: Samba dreamers | Kathleen de Azevedo

Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .

Written in English

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  • Brazilian Americans -- Fiction.,
  • Emigration and immigration -- fiction.,
  • Immigrants -- Fiction.,
  • Brazil -- Fiction.

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Book details

StatementKathleen de Azevedo.
GenreFiction., fiction.
SeriesCamino del sol
LC ClassificationsPS3601.Z483 S26 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3402082M
ISBN 100816524904
ISBN 109780816524907
LC Control Number2005016871

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