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Series: Biblioteca da Expansão Portuguesa

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Grandes viagens marítimas1
Cartas de D. João de Castro a D. João III by João de Castro2
Descobrimento da Florida: Contribuição portuguesa para o descobrimento da América do Norte (século XV) by Luís de Albuquerque4
Notícias da China e do Tibete: Cartas dos cativos do Cantão: O descobrimento do Tibete by Cristóvão Vieira8
Martim Afonso de Sousa by Martim Afonso de Sousa10
The Discoveries of the World by António Galvão13
O reconhecimento do Brasil by Jorge Couto14
Crónica dos Feitos da Guiné by Gomes Eanes de Zurara15
Tratado das Ilhas Molucas: António Galvão nas Molucas : documentação para a história das missões do padroado português do Oriente by Luís de Albuquerque16
Alguns documentos sobre a colonização do Brasil (século XVI) by Luís de Albuquerque23
Primeiros escritos portugueses sobre a China by Galeote Pereira24
Curso de história da náutica by Luís de Albuquerque25
Crónica de D. João de Castro by Leonardo Nunes26
Textos sobre o Estado da Índia by Simão Botelho29
Descobrimento da Ilha da Madeira by Jerónimo Dias Leite35
Relações da Carreira da Índia: Navios da Carreira da Índia (1497-1653), códice anónimo da British Library: Governadores da Índia pelo padre Manuel Xavier by Manuel Xavier38
O primeiro cerco de Diu by Lopo de Sousa Coutinho41
Comentários do Grande Afonso de Albuquerque by Brás Albuquerque44

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