The Resource 1494 : How a Family Feud in Medieval Spain Divided the World in Half, (electronic resource)

1494 : How a Family Feud in Medieval Spain Divided the World in Half, (electronic resource)

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1494 : How a Family Feud in Medieval Spain Divided the World in Half
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1494
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How a Family Feud in Medieval Spain Divided the World in Half
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eng
Summary
When Columbus triumphantly returned from America to Spain in 1493, his discoveries inflamed an already-smouldering conflict between Spain's renowned monarchs, Ferdinand and Isabella, and Portugal's João II. Which nation was to control the world's oceans? To quell the argument, Pope Alexander VI - the notorious Rodrigo Borgia - issued a proclamation laying the foundation for the Treaty of Tordesillas, an edict that created an imaginary line in the Atlantic Ocean dividing the entire known (and unknown) world between Spain and Portugal. Just as the world's oceans were about to be opened by Columb
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262.132
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BX1810
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non fiction
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1494 : How a Family Feud in Medieval Spain Divided the World in Half, (electronic resource)
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1494 : How a Family Feud in Medieval Spain Divided the World in Half, (electronic resource)
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Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Prologue } Interesting Times; Part I: Europe; Part Ii: America; Epilogue} The Phantom Disappears; Sources; Further Reading; Selected Bibliography; Timeline; Acknowledgements; Index
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1 online resource (297 pages)
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9781553659099
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  • (Sirsi) ebs781486777
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