Congo to Cape. Early Portuguese Explorers.


The Portugues were remarkable explorers,discovering for Europe the west coast of Africa,and the sea routes to India,China and Japan,and across the Atlantic to Brazil.Most of these explorations are well known,but this book reconstructs for the general reader the explorations down the west coast of Africa from the equator to the southern extremity of the continent and into the Indian Ocean.



H/b in nice clean boards in a protected illustrated d/w.This is an ex-library copy with sewn-on taped edges to the d/w,with all the usual faults,card holders,torn-out lables,stamps and bar-codes.Size 8×6 pp 224,inc index,bibliography,plates as reproduced b/w photographic prints,page maps.Hinges strong.Binding good to firm.Internally nice and clean and bright throughout..


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