"First published in Brazil as Raizes do Brasil in 1936; published by Companhia das Letras, 1995"--Title page verso.
"[This] translation is from the 26th printing (1995) of Raizes do Brasil"--Title page verso.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Foreword: Why Read Roots of Brazil Today? / Pedro Meira Monteiro -- The Significance of Roots of Brazil (1967); Postscript (1986) / Antonio Candido -- Preface to the Second Edition of 1948; Preface to the Third Edition of 1956 / Sérgio Buarque de Holanda -- Note to the English Translation / Daniel E. Colón -- European Frontiers -- Work and Adventure -- The Rural Heritage -- Sowers and Builders -- The Cordial Man -- A New Era -- Our Revolution -- Afterword: Roots of Brazil and Afterwards / Evaldo Cabral de Mello.