Notes on the Geography of Brazil: Brasilia: Photo 10
Lucio Costa was horrified by the thought of Rio, at that time the national capital. "The buses, constantly crowded, moved along in Indian file--bumper to bumper--along the whole stretch of the avenue, and along Flamengo and Botafogo beaches, up to the Mourisco." Brazil would be different, "so that traffic flowed easily, in a civilized manner." Well, it does, sort of.
See Montezuma, p. 256.
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