By Tom Winterbottom
This ebook reviews structure and literature of Rio de Janeiro, the “Marvellous City,” from the revolution of 1889 to the Olympics of 2016, taking the reader on a trip throughout the background of the town. This examine deals a wide-ranging and thought-provoking perception that strikes from ruins to Modernism, from the earlier to the long run, from futebol to fiction, and from seashore to favela, to discover the outstanding feature—decadence—at the center of this exact and possible undying city international. An cutting edge and in-depth research of constructions, books, and characters within the city’s sleek background, this primary new paintings units the reader within the excellent international of Rio de Janeiro.
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