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 Carta de el-Rei D. Manuel ao Rei Catholico narrando-ilhe as viagens portugezas a India desde 1500 ate 1505
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Carta de el-Rei D. Manuel

'Letter of King Dom Manuel to the Catholic king describing to him the Portuguese voyages to India from 1500 to 1505'

Carta de el-Rei D. Manuel

Date: 23 October 1505

Original Language: Italian

Description

This 21-page work was published as a copy of a letter sent by the King of Portugal to the King of Castile, describing the progress made in discovering India up to 1505 (successo de India). However, it is actually a compilation of material from Manuel’s letter of 1501, Vespucci’s Mundu…

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Halikowski-Smith, Stefan, “ Carta de el-Rei D. Manuel ao Rei Catholico narrando-ilhe as viagens portugezas a India desde 1500 ate 1505”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26243>
First published online: 2015



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