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The Resource Laws of chance : Brazil's clandestine lottery and the making of urban public life, Amy Chazkel, (electronic book)

Laws of chance : Brazil's clandestine lottery and the making of urban public life, Amy Chazkel, (electronic book)

Label
Laws of chance : Brazil's clandestine lottery and the making of urban public life
Title
Laws of chance
Title remainder
Brazil's clandestine lottery and the making of urban public life
Statement of responsibility
Amy Chazkel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the first decades of an informal lottery called the jogo do bicho, or animal game, which originated in Rio de Janeiro in 1892, and remains popular in Brazil today
Member of
Cataloging source
NcD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chazkel, Amy
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6722.B82
LC item number
C439 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Radical perspectives
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gambling
  • Gambling and crime
  • Gambling
  • Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
Label
Laws of chance : Brazil's clandestine lottery and the making of urban public life, Amy Chazkel, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 346 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822349884
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Laws of chance : Brazil's clandestine lottery and the making of urban public life, Amy Chazkel, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 346 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822349884
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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