The Portuguese Seaborne Empire, 1415-1825

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Hutchinson, 1969 - Portugal - 415 pages
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A study of Europe's first great maritime empire, which embraced three continents and lasted through four centuries.

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Charles Ralph Boxer is one of the foremost historians of early Portuguese history. I will admit from the start that I only read the Asia-related chapters of this work (although it also covers ... Read full review

Contents

prologue The western rim of Christendom i
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VICISSITUDES OF EMPIRE
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CHARACTERISTICS OF EMPIRE
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