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Portugal and its Empire Under Salazar and Caetano Portugal and its Empire Under Salazar and Caetano

Anatoly Khazanov

Portugal and its Empire Under Salazar and Caetano

Institut vostokovedeniya RAN

Moskva, 2015, 308 pages

ISBN: 978-5-9906513-7-1

The author of this book is a famous Africanist and Orientologist, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor, member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences (RAS), senior staff scientist of the Institute of Oriental Studies, RAS, full member of the Geographical Society of Lisbon. He vividly describes the policy of the government of Salazar-Caetano in Portugal and its colonies in the 20th century. Special attention is paid to the reasons for the collapse of Portugal Empire. The research is based on materials of archives and book depositories of Portugal and some European and African countries. The book is meant for a wide readership interested in history.

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