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    PeleThe AutobiographyPocket Books
    Even people who don't know football know Pele. The best of a generation of Brazilian players universally acknowledged as the most accomplished and attractive...
    The Music of Antonio Carlos JobimBy Peter FreemanIntellect
    In The Music of Antonio Carlos Jobim, one of the first extensive musicological analyses of the Brazilian composer, Peter Freeman examines the music, philosophy,...
    The BerimbauSoul Of Brazilian MusicUniversity Press Of Mississippi
    The berimbau, a musical bow, is most commonly associated with the energetic martial art/dance/game of capoeira. This study explores the berimbau's stature...
    Afro-Brazilian Percussion Guide CandombleBy Kirk Brundage
    Salvador, Bahia, Brazil is an important cradle of Afro-Brazilian culture, and home to musical styles that form the bedrock of much of today's popular sounds....
    Choro: A Social History of A Brazilian Popular MusicBy Tamara Elena Livingston-Isenhour and Thomas George Caracas GarciaUniversity of Indiana Press
    Choro is a type of Brazilian popular music similar in background to the celebrated Cuban son of Buena Vista Social Club fame. Choro started in Rio de Janeiro...
    Oscar Niemeyer and Brazilian Free-form Modernismby David UnderwoodGeorge Braziller
    Niemeyer the groovy and curvy Brazilian architect genius ... (curvy designs not body, although he may be that also... and he was indeed groovy)
    Musica BrasileiraA History of Popular Music and the People of BrazilMarion Boyars
    Written by Claus Schreiner, this is an excellent book covering all aspects of Brazilian music from its roots through the 60s, 70s and onwards. Recommended!
    PeleMy Life In PicturesSimon & Schuster
    Even people who don't know football know Pele. The best of a generation of Brazilian players universally acknowledged as the most accomplished and attractive...
    National GeographicCapoeira: The Fighting DanceHeinle
    Capoeria is a Brazilian art form that involves dancing and fighting. It was invented in the 1800s and has become a popular activity, being used to help...
    Salvador De Bahia100 ColorfotosCeu Azul De Copacabana
    Colour photos of Salvador in Bahia, Brazil, the heart of Afro-Brazilian culture such as capoeira and candomble.
    Unknown Capoeira Volume TwoHistory of the Brazilian Martial ArtDekel
    Capoeira's unique blend of martial art, dance, and thrilling sport has made it an increasingly popular activity worldwide but its origins have been shrouded...
    CapoeiraIllustratedTurtle Press
    Capoeira Illustrated is a complete guide to the art of Capoeira. Author, capoeira instructor and professional artist Dimitris Papadopoulos has created...
    Street ChildSurviving Life On The Streets of BrazilTicktock
    Street Child is the moving story of Hamilton, a young boy growing up in the slums of Brazil. This fascinating book combines his words with comprehensive...
    Memories From Brazilian HellThe Saga of the Almeida Family in the Garden of EdeniUniverse
    Most of us will never experience what young Valdeck Almeida de Jesus experienced. From falling into a cesspool and playing among garbage to collecting...
    Gender & Society In Contemporary Brazilian CinemaUniversity Of Texas Press
    "Gender is an absolute ground zero for most human societies," writes David William Foster, "an absolute horizon of social subjectivity." In this...
    Slavery And The Demographic And Economic HistoryMinas Gerais, Brazil, 1720-1888Cambridge University Press
    This book examines the demographic and economic history of slavery in Minas Gerais, the single largest slave-holding region in Brazil, from its settlement...
    Bossa Nova and the Rise of Brazilian Music in the 1960sBOOK Edited by Gilles Peterson and Stuart BakerSoul Jazz Books
    Currently out of print!This is the first ever collection of bossa nova record cover artwork, featuring stunning modernist and revolutionary designs that...
      Orpheus and PowerThe Movimento Negro Of Brazil, 1945-1988Princeton Paperbacks
      CURRENTLY £30 ON AMAZON! OVER 50% OFF! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!!! THIS BOOK IS THE BIBLE ON the Black Power movement in Brazil and covers across music, film...
      The Film Industry In BrazilCulture And The StateUniversity Of Pittsburgh Press
      Looking back through the prism of the severe economic crisis for filmmaking in the 1980s, 'The Film Industry in Brazil' explores the unusual relationship...
      Hello, Hello BrazilPopular Music In The Making Of Modern BrazilDuke University Press
      Hello, hello Brazil was the standard greeting Brazilian radio announcers of the 1930s used to welcome their audience into an expanding cultural marketplace....
      A Street-Smart Song: Capoeira Philosophy and Inner LifeBy Nestor CapoeiraNorth Atlantic
      A Street-Smart Song delves into the boundless philosophical depths of capoeira, the fascinating synthesis of Brazilian dance and self-defense. Drawing...