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Brazilian geographical studies

Brazilian geographical studies

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Published by The National Commission in [Belo Horizonte] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brazil
    • Subjects:
    • Geography -- Brazil -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementComissão Nacional da União Geográfica Internacional ; organizers, Bertha K. Becker and Pedro Pinchas Geiger ; authors, Manoel Correia de Andrade ... [et al.].
      ContributionsBecker, Bertha K., Geiger, Pedro Pinchas., Andrade, Manuel Correia de Oliveira., International Geographical Union. Brazilian National Committee., Minas Gerais (Brazil). Instituto de Geociências Aplicadas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG56 .B7 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[397] p. ;
      Number of Pages397
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3065422M
      LC Control Number82162287

      biology, and geographical distribution patterns. This study surveyed the Oryctini of the Brazilian Amazon. The composition of the group in the study area consisted of 7 genera, 18 species and 2 subspecies found in 7 states, 91 municipal districts, and approximately specific localit ies. States with larger number of species are Amazonas.   The Amazon Basin occupies more than half of Brazil’s area with the Amazon River extending for over 3, kilometres across the country and carrying more water into the Atlantic than any other river to any other body of water. The Amazon River holds one fifth of the world’s fresh water and during the wet season it can expand to nearly 50 kilometres at its widest point.

      Trade and Interaction -Paraguay is one of Brazil's main trade suppliers. Neighboring cities: Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venuzluela - Brazil's trade and interaction is really good even though the past was rough for. Brazilian studies in cultural geography. this book may be partially seen under the same light as Corrêa and Rosendahl Contemporary social geographical theories have combined with.

      Geographical Concepts and the Goal of Citizenship Formation in Brazilian Researches Concerning Geography Teaching: /ch Post-graduate education and research at Brazil has been amplified by quantitative and qualitative standards. One of its lines of inquiry which has stood outAuthor: Lana de Souza Cavalcanti, Vanilton Camilo de Souza. World Region or Continent: South America General Terrain: mostly flat to rolling lowlands in north; some plains, hills, mountains, and narrow coastal belt Geographical Low Point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m Geographical High Point: Pico da Neblina 3, m Climate: mostly tropical, but temperate in south Major Cities: Sao Paulo million; Rio de Janeiro million; Belo Horizonte .


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