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Author Chazkel, Amy, 1967-
Title Laws of chance [electronic resource] : Brazil's clandestine lottery and the making of urban public life / Amy Chazkel.
Publication Info. Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2011.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-EBL    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Radical perspectives.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Origins of the Jogo do Bicho -- The rules of the game -- An underworld of goods -- Playing with money in republican Rio de Janeiro -- Lives of the players -- Vale o escrito.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Gambling -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro -- History -- 20th century.
Gambling and crime -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro -- History -- 20th century.
Gambling -- Law and legislation -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro -- History -- 20th century.
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
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Related To Print version: Chazkel, Amy, 1967- Radical perspectives Laws of chance Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2011 9780822349730 0822349736 (DLC) 2010049646
ISBN 9780822394020 (electronic book)
0822394022 (electronic book)
9780822349730 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822349736 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822349884 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822349884 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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