The History of Portugal

The History of Portugal

by James M. Anderson
     
 

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The most up-to-date short history of Portugal available, current through 1999.

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The most up-to-date short history of Portugal available, current through 1999.

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Presents a concise history of Portugal and the political, social, cultural, and economic influences that shaped it. Covers the period from the country's formation as a nation through its long history, with emphasis on the dramatic period of the last several decades. Includes a timeline, brief biographies of important people, lists of monarchs and heads of state, and a bibliographic essay. The author teaches at the University of Calgary, Canada, and has spent many years in Portugal and Spain. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313032608
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/28/2000
Series:
Greenwood Histories of the Modern Nations Series
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

JAMES M. ANDERSON is Professor Emeritus at the University of Calgary, in Alberta, Canada. He has spent many years in Portugal and Spain both as a Fulbright Scholar and the recipient of Canada Council and other grants. He is the author of six books and numerous articles in Iberian studies.

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