Aspectos Do Povoamento Branco de Angola
(Lisbon: Junta de Investigações do Ultramar, 1960). . Estudos, Ensaios e Documentos 74. 8vo; original red rexine gilt; dustwrapper; pp. 83; graphs; two large folding maps of Angola, including one coloured, inserted loose at end. Portuguese text, with French and English summaries. Dustwrapper a little sunned and edgeworn; small chip at tail of spine. A study of Portuguese immigration and population trends in Angola, the most popular colonial destination for settlers from Portugal following the independence of Brazil. "The reason for this greater and greater afflux of white people is based on the economical development observed in this province after the Second World War: the high quotations of some of its agricultural products such as coffee, the exportation of which dominates all the commerce in Angola, sisal, oleaginous products, etc.; the extraordinary increment given to the commerce; the use of hydro-electric power; the flourishing of mining industries either of transformation or extraction, etc.".
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Mots-clés: . Colonisation. Colonies. Settlement. Concentrations. Census Statistics. Emigration.