By Marshall C. Eakin
Utilizing corporation and native records, Eakin exhibits that the corporate used to be unusually useless in translating monetary luck into political effect in Brazil. the main striking influence of the British operation used to be on the neighborhood point, reworking a small, agrarian group right into a enormous business urban. almost an organization city, Nova Lima skilled a small-scale business revolution because the group made the transition from the biggest business slave advanced in Brazil to a working-class urban torn by way of exertions strife and violence among communists and their opponents.
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A British Enterprise in Brazil: The St. John d’el Rey Mining Company and the Morro Velho Gold Mine, 1830–1960 by Marshall C. Eakin