Dicionário da expansão portuguesa, 1415-1600.

DOMINGUES, Francisco Contente, ed.

Published by Lisbon, Círculo de Leitores, 2016.
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2 volumes. Lge. 8°, publisher's illustrated boards. As new. 527 pp.; [528]-1099 pp., illustrations in text, indexes for volume I and II, maps, bibliographies. Printed in red and black throughout. *** FIRST and ONLY EDITION. Interesting and useful new reference work, nicely printed on excellent quality paper in two volumes. Volume I covers entries A - H. Volume II covers entries I - Z. The 390 articles, on diverse subjects such as economics, society, war, gastronomy, art, architecture, theater, medicine, biographies of navigators, political leaders, merchants, cartographers, soldiers and adventurers, texts about cities, forts, products and battles, both on land and on the sea, the slave trade, and much more, were written by a team of 79 specialists from more than 30 universities and investigative institutions in 9 countries. Each article contains bibliographical citations. The period treated is one during which Portugal had a profound impact on history, the effects of which are still felt today. Portuguese expansion caused important alterations in the global economy, and was instrumental in causing Europeans to become aware of religions, technologies, flora, fauna, and artistic traditions not previously known to them. The impact on peoples of other continents was equally profound.***. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Dicionário da expansão portuguesa, 1415-1600...
Publisher: Lisbon, Círculo de Leitores, 2016.

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