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The Forest Frontier: Settlement and Change in Brazilian Roraima
by Peter Furley
Competitive pressures on land, the destruction of natural vegetation, the environmental and social impact of mining and hydro-electric power companies, conflicts between indigenous groups - these consequences of environmental change in the southern Amazonian states are compounded by a pioneering Brazilian spirit to colonise the whole of the national territory. Demographic ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published February 7th 1994 by Routledge
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