A Confluence of Transatlantic Networks: Elites, Capitalism, by Laura Jarnagin PDF

By Laura Jarnagin

A Confluence of Transatlantic Network demonstrates how parts of interconnected trust-based kinship, company, and ideational transatlantic networks advanced over approximately a century and a part and finally converged to engender, advertise, and facilitate the migration of southern elites to Brazil within the post–Civil warfare period. putting that migration within the context of the Atlantic international sharpens our realizing of the transborder dynamic of such mainstream nineteenth-century old currents as overseas trade, liberalism, Protestantism, and Freemasonry. The manifestation of those transatlantic forces as present in Brazil at midcentury supplied disaffected Confederates with a propitious atmosphere during which to aim to re-create a adored lifestyle.

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