Great expeditions to the Amazon

December 26, 2011 rescharf 0

“Grandes Expedições à Amazônia Brasileira” is a little gem for those interested in the history of the Amazon region and the men and women that explored the region during the last century with the more diverse agendas.

Coretos, Brazilian bandstands

October 17, 2011 rescharf 0

Almost all Brazilian cities were constructed around a central square which generally includes the main church or cathedral, gardens, cement benches, a fountain and, in […]

Brazil, Indiana

October 13, 2011 rescharf 0

Jimmy Hoffa, the trade union leader that mysteriously disappeared in the mid-seventies, was born in Brazil – which has less than 8,000 inhabitants, 97% White. […]