Information on Brazil and of its leaders
Published in: Revista trimensal de historia e geographia -- Vol.
Revista trimensal de historia e geographia -- Vol.
Rio de Janeiro: J.M. Nunes Garcia, 1844. 412-443 p.
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
HRAF, 2003. Computer File
Linguistic identification (197);
Alcoholic beverages (273);
Mode of marriage (583);
Instigation of war (721);
Aftermath of combat (727);
Magicians and diviners (791);
The author of this report was an anonymous
Jesuit. The report contains only a few pages on the Indians but they give us
some data which confirm other statements on important matters, like preferential
marriage and revitalism.
Document ID: so09-018
Component part(s), monograph
English translation from Portuguese
This document consists of
excerpts. Translation of: [Enformacao do Brazil, e de suas Capitanias]. The
original Portuguese text is not included.
Translated for the HRAF
files by Alfred Métraux prior to 1956 ; additional translation by Gary S.
Vescelius ca. 1970.
Alfred Métraux ; Gary Vescelius ;