Salazar: A Political Biography by Filipe Ribeiro de Meneses (review)

Salazar: A Political Biography by Filipe Ribeiro de Meneses (review) Books Reviewed Americas. But this is a minor criticism, and it is in many ways a testament to the overall strength of this collection to make one realize the necessity of considering the company town in hemispheric perspective. Ultimately, this is an engaging collection of highly intelligent and wellwritten essays. It offers an excellent starting point for anyone interested in understanding the varieties of the company town in the Western Hemisphere. Those already familiar with the subject will find the book valuable as well, as the geographic breadth of the case studies stimulates thinking across national borders and the variety of concerns that individual scholars have about life in the company town motivates new ways of thinking about these entities. For the aid of both groups of readers, the book concludes with a useful bibliography for further reading. Michael Stamm Michigan State University Meneses, Filipe Ribeiro de. Salazar: A Political Biography. New York: Enigma Books, 2010. 641 pp. A few years ago, Oliveira Salazar was the winner of a popularity contest organized by Portuguese national television (RTP) and considered the "greatest Portuguese" in history. The popularity of the Portuguese dictator on this television show, however, does not match http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Luso-Brazilian Review University of Wisconsin Press

Salazar: A Political Biography by Filipe Ribeiro de Meneses (review)

Luso-Brazilian Review, Volume 50 (1) – Oct 29, 2013

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Books Reviewed Americas. But this is a minor criticism, and it is in many ways a testament to the overall strength of this collection to make one realize the necessity of considering the company town in hemispheric perspective. Ultimately, this is an engaging collection of highly intelligent and wellwritten essays. It offers an excellent starting point for anyone interested in understanding the varieties of the company town in the Western Hemisphere. Those already familiar with the subject will find the book valuable as well, as the geographic breadth of the case studies stimulates thinking across national borders and the variety of concerns that individual scholars have about life in the company town motivates new ways of thinking about these entities. For the aid of both groups of readers, the book concludes with a useful bibliography for further reading. Michael Stamm Michigan State University Meneses, Filipe Ribeiro de. Salazar: A Political Biography. New York: Enigma Books, 2010. 641 pp. A few years ago, Oliveira Salazar was the winner of a popularity contest organized by Portuguese national television (RTP) and considered the "greatest Portuguese" in history. The popularity of the Portuguese dictator on this television show, however, does not match

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