The Portuguese Empire in Asia, 1500-1700: A Political and Economic History

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Wiley, Feb 21, 2012 - History - 352 pages
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Featuring updates and revisions that reflect recent historiography, this new edition of "The Portuguese Empire in Asia 1500-1700" presents a comprehensive overview of Portuguese imperial history that considers Asian and European perspectives.Features an argument-driven history with a clear chronological structureConsiders the latest developments in English, French, and Portuguese historiographyOffers a balanced view in a divisive area of historical studyIncludes updated Glossary and Guide to Further Reading

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Sanjay Subrahmanyam is Professor and Chair of Indian History at UCLA, and has earlier taught in Delhi, Paris, and Oxford. His publications include The Career and Legend of Vasco da Gama (1997) and Three Ways to be Alien (2011).

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