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Açores: nove ilhas, uma história = Azores: nine islands, one history Susana Goulart Costa

Açores: nove ilhas, uma história = Azores: nine islands, one history

Susana Goulart Costa

Published November 1st 2008
ISBN : 9780981933603
Hardcover
380 pages
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This work depicts the insular experience of the Azores since its settlement until the present day, attentively following a chronological line that begins in the XV century and ends in 2008. The settlement of the islands, their incipient political andMoreThis work depicts the insular experience of the Azores since its settlement until the present day, attentively following a chronological line that begins in the XV century and ends in 2008. The settlement of the islands, their incipient political and administrative structures and main economic activities, the organisation of an insular society and the beliefs and religious sensibilities are some of the themes that are rigorously explored. Its principal purpose is to inform readers about the principal aspects of insular history. This is a concise history easily accessible to the public in general notwithstanding the authors assurance that it is a scientific work.