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Elizabeth Horodowich

The Venetian Discovery of America: Geographic Imagination and Print Culture in the Age of Encounters
Chicago: Cambridge University Press, 2018, 325 pp.

Reviewed by David Salomoni

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José Manuel Malhão Pereira

Estudos da história da Náutica e das navegações de alto-mar (4 vols)
Lisbon: Comissão Cultural da Marinha, 2012, 2013, 2019, 2021, 183 + 318 + 458 + 469 pp.

Reviewed by Juan Acevedo

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Mick Ashworth

Why North is Up: Maps Conventions and Where They Come From
Oxford: Bodleian Library, 2019, 224 pp.

Reviewed by Silvana Munzi

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Ricardo Padrón

The Indies of the Setting Sun: How Early Modern Spain Mapped the Far East as the Transpacific West
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2020, 346 pp.

Reviewed by David Salomoni

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Jorge Semedo de Matos

Roteiros e rotas portuguesas no Oriente nos séculos XVI e XVII
Lisbon: Centro Científico e Cultural de Macau – Fundação Jorge Álvares, 2018, 471 pp.

Reviewed by Luana Giurgevich

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Sarah E. Owens

Nuns Navigating the Spanish Empire
Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2017, 195 pp.

Reviewed by David Salomoni

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Rolf Strootman, Floris van den Eijnde and Roy van Wijk (eds.)

Empires of the Sea. Maritime Networks in World History
Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2020, 361 pp.

Reviewed by Nuno Vila-Santa

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Abdulrahman Al Salimi, Eric Staples

A Maritime Lexicon. Arabic Nautical Terminology in the Indian Ocean
Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlag, 2019, 641 pp.

Reviewed by Juan Acevedo

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Carlos Francisco Moura

Teatro a bordo de naus portuguesas
Lisbon: Caleidoscópio, 2017, 157 pp.

Reviewed by Nuno Vila-Santa

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David Armitage, Alison Bashford, Sujit Sivasundaram (eds.)

Oceanic Histories
Cambridge: Cambridge University press, 2017, 328 pp.

Reviewed by David Salomoni

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Maura R. O’Connor

Wayfinding: The Science and Mystery of How Humans Navigate the World
New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2019, 354 pp.

Reviewed by Juan Acevedo

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Margaret E. Schotte

Sailing School: Navigating Science and Skill, 1550-1800
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019, 295 pp.

Reviewed by Silvana Munzi

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Antonio Pigafetta

A Primeira Viagem em Redor do Mundo
Lisbon: Oficina do Livro, 2020, 149 pp.

Reviewed by Joana Lima

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Andrew Pettegree and Arthur der Weduwen

The Bookshop of the World. Making and Trading Books in the Dutch Golden Age
New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2019, 485 pp.

Reviewed by Nuno Vila-Santa

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Roger Crowley

Conquerors. How Portugal Forged the First Global Empire
London: Faber & Faber, 2015, 412 pp.

Reviewed by David Salomoni

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