1st Edition

Europeans in West Africa, 1540-1560
Volume I: Documents to illustrate the nature and scope of Portuguese enterprise in West Africa, the abortive attempt of Castilians to create an empire there, and the early English voyages to Barbary and Guinea

ISBN 9781409414537
Published July 27, 2010 by Hakluyt Society
296 Pages

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Book Description

Texts dealing with Portuguese and Castilian enterprise, translated into English and edited. The main pagination of this and the following volume (Second Series 87) is continuous. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1942.

Table of Contents

Contents: Preface; The First Century of Portuguese Enterprise in West Africa: Introduction; Documents. Some Early Castilian Voyages to West Africa: Introduction; Documents.

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