History Summary of Brazil
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History Timeline Important Events
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Historical Enemies

In Brazil's early years of colonization, the french and Dutch invaded much of the land. But the Portuguese were able to fight off the land-hungry men.Brazil faced many problems with its territory. Most of Brazil's enemies were its neighboring countries,who often fought over land boundaries.
  • Bolivia
  • Paraguay
  • Uruguay
  • Argentina

In World War I Brazil was the only South American country that actually declared war against Germany and Austria- Hungary. Once again in World War II Brazil was the first South American Country to declare war against Germany and Italy. Brazil felt threatened because some of their naval ships had been sunken and they had a large German and Italian population.
Flag and its Significance
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1)Map of your country
2)Map of your country on a World Map
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History Conflicts
Holland and France? Paraguay, Argentina, Uruguay?
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Platine War
Culture/ Tradition
Carnival History
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Traditional costumes
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Gauchos
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Traditional foods.docx
Cuisine
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The Christ Redeemer statue overlooking Rio de Janeiro. The Amazon River in the Amazon Forest, in Brazil.