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Albuquerque and the Early Portuguese Settlement in India
ISBN 8120615247 / 9788120615243 / 81-206-1524-7
Publisher Asian Educational Services
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This is the concise biography of the famed governer of the Portuguese possessions in India. This book starts with a chapter on his predecessors and it is followed by a chapter on his early career. The conquest of Goa, the conquest of Malacca and relief of Goa, the expedition to the red sea and the conquest of ormuz, his internal policy are the subjects of the following chapters. The book end with 2 chapters on his successors. The tenour of Albuquerque started on 4th Nov. 1509; he died in Dec. 1515 off Goa. The book has a table of the viceroys and governors of Portuguese from 1505 to 1580, and a map of India. [via]