This fantastic bilingual book (Portuguese and English) is the result of research carried out for several years by Frede Abreu, the famous researcher, historian and writer who is passionate about the history of capoeira and the Bahian culture that died in 2013. This rare book of Capoeira is no longer published, these are the last copies. Preserved preciously!
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Frederico José de Abreu
Language: Portuguese and English (in the same book)
Number of pages: 152
Limited edition, no re-edition to date. Rare work for sale!
Elzinha De Abreu, the daughter of the author, collected these writings on the batuque struggle and published an enriching and cultivating book. This 152-page book pays tribute to the tremendous work of Frede Abreu and introduces you to another facet of the origins of Capoeira Regional. Indeed Mestre Bimba was inspired by the movements and techniques of the batuque (that already practiced his father, a champion of this discipline) to create the Capoeira Regional ... You will discover in this book, images of archives and texts Of great historical value.
There are only a few copies of this magnificent 152-page book (limited edition). A collector's book!