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Published by by R. Jabet and Co. in Birmingham .
Written in English

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Statementembellishedwith plates.
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Open LibraryOL16702155M

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  First Edition Hb (): First Edition Pb (): David Birmingham is a Professor of Modern History at the University of Kent, Canterbury.4/4(2). The book studies the effects of the vast wealth mined from Portuguese Brazil, the growth of the wine trade, and the evolution of international ties. The Portuguese Revolution of to created a liberal monarchy, but in the king was overthrown and, by , had been replaced by a dictatorship.   A concise history of Portugal Item Preview remove-circle David Birmingham. Publication date Topics Portugal -- History. Publisher Cambridge University Press Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on October 4, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Cambridge Core - European History after - A Concise History of Portugal - by David Birmingham Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our : David Birmingham.

The Cambridge Concise Histories book series by multiple authors includes books A Concise History of Canada, A Concise History of Finland, A Concise History of Germany, and several more. See the complete Cambridge Concise Histories series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.   A Concise History of Portugal by David Birmingham, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. A Concise History of Portugal: David Birmingham: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(). A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloguing in Publication data Birmingham, David A concise history of Portugal/David Birmingham. p. cm. – (Cambridge concise histories) Includes bibliographical references. isbn 0 4 – isbn 0 3 (pbk.) 1. Portugal – History. 1.   Buy A History of Birmingham UK ed. by Upton, Chris (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(5).

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