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Published: 01 July 2015

256 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190263935

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Emigration and the Sea

An Alternative History of Portugal and the Portuguese

Malyn Newitt

  • Noted historian of the Lusophone world Malyn Newitt offers an expansive account of how exploration, imperialism and migration shaped the Portuguese and their global diaspora.
  • Uncovers the far-flung histories of Portuguese emigration -including Bermuda, Guyana and Hawaii as well as Brazil and Angola
  • Interwoven within this global history are the lives of Sephardic Jews and African slaves