Studies in the Portuguese Discoveries 1 Paperback / softback
by Tom Earle
Part of the Aris & Phillips Hispanic Classics series
The discoveries of the Portuguese made an impact on every area of human endeavour, as shown in the broad scope and trans-discliplinary nature of the papers collected here.
They include a biography of Prince Henry the Navigator, a history of the Maldive Islands, and studies of the movement of populations, the technologies of ship-building, and of astronomical navigation, as well as a computer analysis of Joao de Barros' Decadas .
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 128 pages
- Publisher: Liverpool University Press
- Publication Date: 01/10/1991
- Category: European history
- ISBN: 9780856685712