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 Relação do novo caminho que fez por terra e mar, vindo da Índia para Portugal
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‘Account of the new route by land and sea from India to Portugal’

Manuel Godinho

Date: 1665

Original Language: Portuguese

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Manuel Godinho’s Relação belongs to the subgenre of Portuguese travel literature that comprises accounts of overland journeys from the Portuguese outposts of South Asia to Europe, usually for the purpose of conveying messages faster than the ships of the Carreira da Índia. Godinho departed from Bassein in December …

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Resende, Vasco, “ Relação do novo caminho que fez por terra e mar, vindo da Índia para Portugal”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 08 July 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27105>



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