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Cachoeira, is an inland town of Bahia, Brazil, on the Paraguaçu River. The town exports sugar, cotton and tobacco and is a thriving commercial and industrial centre.

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Google previewSpirited Things (2014)

The Work of "Possession" in Afro-Atlantic Religions by Paul Christopher Johnson

Cachoeira is a colonial coastal town known throughout Bahia as the Cidade da Macumba, the City of Witchcraft. Campo Formoso, where emeralds are traded, is the ...

Google previewBrazil, the Amazons and the Coast (1879)

by Herbert Huntington Smith

The fifteenth cachoeira is a very bad one.

Google previewSubsidies to the Formation of the Physical Map of Brazil (1876)

Designed for the Philadelphia Centenary Exhibition : Geographical Study by Conselheiro Homem de Mello by Francisco Ignacio Marcondes Homem de Mello (Barão Homem de Mello)

- Cachoeira is a generic term for falls';, ...

Google previewBrazil at the Dawn of the Eighteenth Century (2012)

by Andre Joao Antonil

Cachoeira is a town about fifty miles to the northwest of Salvador de Bahia; it is the highest navigable point on the Paraguaçu River, which empties into the Bay of All Saints. 2. Musk is a scent extracted from deer or similar animals. Ambergris is ...

Google previewBrazilian Bodies and Their Choreographies of Identification (2015)

Swing Nation by Cristina F. Rosa

“waterfall,” Cachoeira is a picturesque city by the river filled with colonial houses painted in bright colors. It is located in the countryside of Bahia ( recôncavo baiano) to the west of Salvador. It is also a calm and vibrating place, surrounded by ...

Google previewRailways of Brazil in Postcards and Souvenir Albums (2005)

by João Emilio Gerodetti, Carlos Cornejo

Cachoeira is a city in bloom. It was born yesterday and already everybody thinks it is beautiful! It's as joyful as a ballroom and as welcoming as a garden. 206 Bridge over the Rio Ibicui and Umbu station, on the Porto Alegre to Uruguaiana line, ...

Google previewFriends' Review (1854)

A Religious, Literary and Miscellaneous Journal by Samuel Rhoads, Enoch Lewis

Cachoeira is a closely-built, respectable-looking, bustling town of about 7,000 inhabitants, and bids fair largely to increase in population and commerce. It has one good public school, where boys and girls, black, white and brown, without ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the African Diaspora (2008)

Origins, Experiences, and Culture. A-C. Volume 1

Cachoeira, Bahia, is a colonial town in northeastern Brazil famous for its role in the Bahian war of independence and the strength of its Afro-Brazilian religious traditions. Located in the Recôncavo, the fertile, crescent-shaped region around the ...

Google previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1897)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

Cachoeira. dos. Pilöes. Cachoeira dos Pilôes (rapids), Brazil ...................... (`а‹-11 ‹›е1г11 Grande (fall), Brazil. Cachoeiriuha. Brazil Cacocu. Cuba ................. Caf- ouna, Quebec ............... Cadbury Camp, England ....... Cndder, Scotland ........ , .

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2006)

São Gabriel da Cachoeira, Brazil; (5) Rio Caquetá, Colombia; (6) upper Rio Doce, Brazil; (7) Brasilia, Brazil; (8) Atacama Desert, Chile; ...

Google previewDictionary of Indian Tribes of the Americas (1995)

by Jan Onofrio

They were told the Camacan had six villages in the forests along the Gravata River in the District of Minas Novas, but that the bulk of the tribe inhabited the region between the Rio da Cachoeira and the Grugunhy River, a territory of the Rio das ...

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

—Bank of Brazil CACF Colombian-American Culture Foundation Cach Cachoeira (Portuguese— rapids, ...

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Scrabble value of C3A1C3H4O1E1I1R1A1

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