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Sri Lanka and the Maldive Islands

Sri Lanka and the Maldive Islands

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Published by Ashgate Pub. in Aldershot, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka,
  • Maldives
    • Subjects:
    • Portuguese -- Sri Lanka -- History -- 16th century -- Sources.,
    • Portuguese -- Sri Lanka -- History -- 17th century -- Sources.,
    • Portuguese -- Maldives -- History -- 16th century -- Sources.,
    • Sri Lanka -- History -- 16th century -- Sources.,
    • Sri Lanka -- History -- 17th century -- Sources.,
    • Maldives -- History -- 16th century -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Chandra R. de Silva.
      GenreSources.
      SeriesPortuguese encounters with the world in the age of the discoveries
      ContributionsDe Silva, Chandra Richard, 1940-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS489.7 .S63 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3403339M
      ISBN 100754601862
      LC Control Number2005018458


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