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Portuguese exploration to the West and the formation of Brazil, 1450-1800

Dagmar Schaeffer

Portuguese exploration to the West and the formation of Brazil, 1450-1800

catalogue of an exhibition

by Dagmar Schaeffer

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Published by J.C. Brown Library in Providence, R.I .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brazil,
  • Portugal
    • Subjects:
    • John Carter Brown Library -- Exhibitions.,
    • Brazil -- History -- To 1822 -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions.,
    • Brazil -- Discovery and exploration -- Portuguese -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions.,
    • Portugal -- History -- Period of discoveries, 1385-1580 -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions.,
    • Portugal -- History -- Modern, 1580- -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions.,
    • Portugal -- Territorial expansion -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Dagmar Schäffer.
      ContributionsJohn Carter Brown Library.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1686 .S3 1988, F2524 .S3 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 86 p. :
      Number of Pages86
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2277453M
      ISBN 100916617335
      LC Control Number89168312

      A History of Portuguese Overseas Expansion provides an accessible survey of how the Portuguese became so influential during this period and how Portuguese settlements were founded in. The Impact of Portuguese Exploration On Angola According to Mr Bamba A Talk by Mr Bamba, Room 23 October, Many lands were colonized by European countries. Angola was colonized by Portugal. Before Angola was organized into kingdoms. Zhinga was one of the Queens in the Kingdom of the Congo. – Angola was. Portuguese Explorations and West Africa Motivated by the desire for new markets and an ongoing opposition to the Muslims, Portuguese sailors had begun to explore the West African coast in the first half of the fifteenth century. The expeditions were sponsored by Prince Henry of Portugal, who founded a center for seamanship around and earned himself the title of the Navigator. On May Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama became the first European to reach India by sailing around Africa, a major expedition in the Age of Exploration. Vasco da Gama- Painting by Ernesto Casanova, courtesy Library of Congress Monk at Toronca, Portugal, which he helped turn into a Cistercian house.


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FREE Shipping on B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: Dagmar Schaeffer. Motivated by the desire for new markets and an ongoing opposition to the Muslims, Portuguese sailors had begun to explore the West African coast in the first half of the fifteenth century.

The expeditions were sponsored by Prince Henry of Portugal, who founded a center for seamanship around and earned himself the title of the Navigator. THE PORTUGUESE IN WEST AFRICA, – The Portuguese in West Africa, –, brings together a collection of documents – the majority in new English translation – that illustrate aspects of the encounters between the Portuguese and the peoples of north and west Africa.

This period witnessed the diaspora of the Sephardic Jews, the emi-File Size: KB. portuguese exploration Portugal’s Prince Henry the Navigator spearheaded his country’s exploration of Africa and the Atlantic in the s.

With his support, Portuguese mariners successfully navigated an eastward route to Africa, establishing a foothold there that became a foundation of their nation’s trade empire in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.

Hidden Hebrews - High Point, NC - Conference Lecture on Black History View Video References Here - Shalo. Colonial Brazil (Portuguese: Brasil Colonial) comprises the period fromwith the arrival of the Portuguese, untilwhen Brazil was elevated to a kingdom in union with Portugal as the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil and the Algarves.

During the early years of Brazilian colonial history Capital: Salvador, (–), Rio de Janeiro. The Treaty of Tordesillas granted Spain possession of lands to the west of a prescribed line; Portugal was assigned lands to the east.

InPedro Álvares Cabral was blown far off course, touched the coast of present-day Brazil and in doing so, established the Portuguese claim to that region. Portugal was the leading country in the European exploration of the world in the 15th century.

The Treaty of Tordesillas in divided the Earth outside Europe into Castilian and Portuguese global territorial hemispheres for exclusive conquest and al colonized parts of South America (Brazil, Colónia do Sacramento, Uruguay, Guanare, Venezuela), but also made some.

Portuguese explorations then proceeded to southeast Asia, where they reached Japan inforty-four years after their first arrival in India. Inthe Portuguese nobleman Pedro Álvares Cabral became the first European to discover Brazil.

Beginning in the s, the Portuguese, led by explorers such as Bartolomeu Dias and Vasco de Gama and financed by the great Prince Henry the Navigator, sailed to, explored, and settled in South America, Africa, and al's empire, which survived for more than six centuries, was the first of the great European global empires and outlasted all others as well, surviving until Author: Katherine Schulz Richard.

Portuguese people are a Romance ethnic group indigenous to Portugal who share a common Portuguese culture, ancestry and predominant religion is Christianity, mainly Roman Catholicism, though other religions and irreligion are also present, especially among the younger generations.

The Portuguese people's heritage largely derives from the pre-Celts (Lusitanians, Conii) Canada:(Portuguese ancestry). From the 16th century onwards, Europeans encountered languages in the Americas, Africa, and Asia which were radically different from any of the languages of the Old World.

Missionaries were in the forefront of this encounter: in order to speak to potential converts, they needed to learn local languages. A great wealth of missionary grammars survives from the 16th century onwards.

Classical ( BCE CE) Post-Classical ( CE to CE) Early Modern () Modern () Contemporary (Present) Book Assignments. AP World Summer Assignment. No other era is as easy to summarize as the EARLY MODERN () era. This is the era the Europeans "wake-up", expand, and build empires.

I'm not talking about. The Portuguese in West Africa, brings together a collection of documents - all in new English translation - that illustrate aspects of the encounters between the Portuguese and the peoples of North and West Africa in the period from to This period witnessed the diaspora of the Sephardic Jews, the emigration of Portuguese to /5(4).

The World Economy website helps the public learn about the world's economy. Aimed at teachers, researchers and students of economics and economic history. Discover facts from Maddison's book via an interactive map and samples from: The World Economy: A Millennial Perspective which covers the development of the world economy over the last years.

More than fifty years have passed since Charles Boxer wrote his major works on the Dutch-Portuguese rivalries in the Atlantic and attributed the successful takeover of North-eastern Brazil, Angola, São Tomé and the Gold Coast forts by the WIC to the superior naval power of the book reexamines the systems of settlement and trade of these States and their subjects in Western 5/5(1).

century, Portuguese exploration became increasingly feasible and frequent. In Vasco da Gama reached India, and inPedro Alvares Cabral discovered Brazil. By the end of the sixteenth century, Portugal’s commercial empire extended from Lisbon to Africa, India, Asia, and South Size: 35KB.

Outline in timeline form the developments of Portuguese in West Africa and the Indian Ocean between - - () Azores Islands discovered by Diogo Silves. - () Duarte I becomes king. - () Gil Eanes crosses the Cape Bojador exploration of the West African coast begins.

Portuguese royal family had to be transferred to the Portuguese colon y of Brazil, from where King João VI ruled his trans-Atlantic empire for 13 years: Portugal found itself. InPortuguese traders built Elmina Castle (also called São Jorge da Mina, or Saint George’s of the Mine) in present-day Ghana, on the west coast of Africa ().A fortified trading post, it had mounted cannons facing out to sea, not inland toward continental Africa; the Portuguese had greater fear of a naval attack from other Europeans than of a land attack from Africans.

Portugal (pôr´chəgəl), officially Portuguese Republic, republic ( est. pop. 10,), 35, sq mi (92, sq km), SW Europe, on the western side of the Iberian Peninsula and including the Madeira Islands and the Azores in the Atlantic Ocean. Portugal is bordered by Spain on the east and north and by the Atlantic Ocean on the west and south.

The Portuguese Empire Prince Henry the Navigatorhe established trade routes, spread christianity, created maps of the West African coast, and he founded the school of navigation Vasco Da GamaHe introduced new ways for Portugal to trade by rounding the tip of Africa so that they could bypass the muslim traders.

Blog. 2 May Take your HR comms to the next level with Prezi Video; 30 April Prezi’s Staff Picks: InVision employees share their remote work secrets. Navigation and exploration: Europe's exploration of the world begins in the 15th century, pioneered by Portugal. The Portuguese sailors are under the control of Henry, one of the sons of John gh no seaman himself, his energy and vision earns him the name by which history knows him - Prince Henry the Navigator.

What are the most important factors behind the success of Portuguese and Spanish overseas exploration and colonization. Spain and Portugal were considered to be the major exponents of ‘The Age of Discovery’, stretching from the early 15 th century to mid th century.

Spain had dominated much of the Americas; Ortiz goes as far to brand the period as “The Golden Age of Spain ”. Start studying AP World Chapter 22 and 23 Review Questions. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. What resulted from Portuguese exploration of West Africa in the s.

The Portuguese gained control over trade in gold and Ivory,and started the practice of enslaving Africans. The Formation of the Portuguese Colonial Empire is Number in a series of more than studies produced by the section, most of which were published after the conclusion of the Paris Peace Conference.

The book is a political history of the formation and expansion of the Portuguese Empire, beginning with the discovery and colonization. PERIOD 4 REVIEW: - C.E. Mrs. Osborn’s APWH Class QUESTIONS OF PERIODIZATION This era includes only years, but some profound and long-lasting changes occurred.

Characteristics of the time between and include: 1) The globe was encompassed - For the first time, the western hemisphere came into continued contact with theFile Size: KB. Portuguese discovered new source of old along the southern coast of the hump of West Africa Established contact with the state of Bakongo To facilate trade in gold,ivory and slaves, the Portuguese leased land from local rulers and built stone forts along the coast.

The Age of Exploration began in small country is located on the southwestern tip of Europe. Its rulers sent explorers first to nearby Africa and then around the world. Key Explorers The key figure in early Portuguese exploration was Prince Henry, the son of King.

Portuguese exploration Only about 20 m (66 feet) long, the caravel was more streamlined, manoeuvrable and better suited to long, ocean-going voyages than other ships of the early 15th century. The caravel Only about 20 m (66 feet) long, the caravel was more streamlined, manoeuvrable and better suited to long, ocean-going voyages than other.

the earliest Portuguese account of slaving expeditions to West Africa. There are hints of Portuguese interest in Africa as early as the four­ teenth century.

Thedecision of KingDinis to make the Genoese com­ mander Emmanuele Pessagno admiral of the new Portuguese fleet in may well have reflected royal interestin recent Genoese activities.

Description: This slide power point presentation explains all about the Age of Exploration. It includes everything your students will need to understand including definitions, reasons, explorers, histories, obstacles, goals, destinations, accomplishments, and much more.

This presentation can easily be used at the basis for a unit on exploration. Hispanic Division: Back to Portuguese Role in Exploring and Mapping the New World. Portuguese Exploration along the Northeast Coast of North America During the first quarter of the sixteenth century, Portuguese sailors were active in exploring and exploiting the cod fisheries found in the North Atlantic and along the northeast coast of North America.

Portuguese Bartholomeu Dias traveled around Africa's tip, founding a sea route to Asia through Cape Good Hope. Columbus Sets Sail Columbus sails west with the Nina, Pinta, and the Santa Maria.

Discovering the Caribbean Nearly a month after setting sail Columbus' crew spotted the Caribbean, thinking they had reached the Indies. This volume represents the first English-language anthology of essays by multiple authors that is devoted exclusively to the practices of science in the Spanish and Portuguese empires.

the collection covers a wide geographic and chronological range, from Iberia to Latin America to Asia and the Pacific Rim, and from the end of the fifteenth to the beginning of the nineteenth century.

the book. The Portuguese in West Africa, brings together a collection of documents - all in new English translation - that illustrate aspects of the encounters between the Portuguese and the peoples of North and West Africa in the period from to /5(10).Portuguese: cling to the coast 16th Brazil, slow pace of colonization brazilwood trade, degregados (exiled criminals) failure of captaincy generals Sugar: sweet for Portuguese, bitter for Indian and African slaves.

Three themes in Brazilian history. 1. Expansion and conquest. Successful Portuguese exploration convinced the Spanish government that exploring to find valuable colonies was a very realistic idea. Envious of Portugal's increase of wealth due to their spice colonies, Spain was determined to find their wealth, even if it means spearheading expedition to West.