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 História do descobrimento e conquista da Índia pelos Portugueses
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História do descobrimento e conquista da Índia pelos Portugueses

'History of the discovery and conquest of India by the Portuguese'

Fernão Lopes de Castanheda

Date: 1551-61

Original Language: Portuguese

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Castanheda’s História do descobrimento e conquista da Índia is the first historical account of the Portuguese presence in Asia. He planned ten volumes, covering the period from Vasco da Gama’s first voyage in 1467 to the 1550s. He started on the work…

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Avelar, Ana Paula, “ História do descobrimento e conquista da Índia pelos Portugueses”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26475>
First published online: 2015



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