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By C. R. Boxer

First released in 1930.
'The Broadway Travellers consolidates its already excessive acceptance by means of issuing this volume...' Spectator
This is the 1st translation of the Commentarios on account that unique e-book in 1647. Copies of the unique are very infrequent but the paintings covers an traditionally major interval, describing the operations top as much as the trap from the Portuguese of Ormuz, within the Persian Gulf, by way of an Anglo-Persian strength. Of value within the background of the increase of the Indian Empire, this can be the 1st published account of the Portuguese model of the affair.
The appendices contain many formerly unpublished Portuguese files, an important of that is the entire magazine of Edward Monnox, who used to be current in the course of the operations.

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