Portuguese: 2the Land and Its People

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Viking, 1991 - Travel - 396 pages
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Traces the history of Portugal, looks at its civilization and past achievements, and describes life in modern Portugal

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With this comprehensive study of Portugal, photojournalist and freelancer Kaplan makes an enormous contribution to geography and travel literature. The work will aid both students and travelers in ... Read full review

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This book tried to do too much (or rather its author did). Covering the entire history of Portugal as well as commenting on its social structure, the arts, economics, etc. in one book is overwhelming ... Read full review

Contents

The enduring appeal
1
From the end of the world
28
Kings queens and castles
53
Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Marion Kaplan is Professor of History at Queens College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York. She is the author of The Making of the Jewish Middle Class: Women, Family, and Identity in Imperial Germany (OUP), which won the National Jewish Book Award and the German History Prize and
The Jewish Feminist Movement in Germany. She lives in New York City.

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