Portuguese in the Tamil coast
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Portuguese in the Tamil coast historical explorations in commerce and culture, 1507-1749 by S. Jeyaseela Stephen

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Published by Navajothi Pub. House in Pondicherry .
Written in English



  • Tamil Nadu (India),
  • India,
  • Tamil Nadu


  • Portuguese -- India -- Tamil Nadu -- History.,
  • Tamil Nadu (India) -- History.,
  • Tamil Nadu (India) -- Commerce.,
  • Tamil Nadu (India) -- Intellectual life.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [413]-434) and index.

StatementS. Jeyaseela Stephen.
LC ClassificationsDS485.M28 S74 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 437 p. :
Number of Pages437
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL516935M
LC Control Number98915799

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