The mystery of samba : popular music and national identity in Brazil
Mistério do samba. English
The mystery of samba : popular music and national identity in Brazil / Hermano Vianna ; edited and translated by John Charles Chasteen.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c1999.
1. The Encounter
2. The Mystery
3. Popular Music and the Brazilian Elite
4. The Unity of the Nation
5. Race Mixture
6. Gilberto Freyre
7. The Modern Samba
8. Samba of My Native Land
9. Nowhere at All
Includes bibliographical references (p. -135) and index.
080782464X (cloth : alk. paper)
0807847666 (pbk. : alk. paper)