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Author Castro, Filipe Vieira de, 1960-

Title The pepper wreck : a Portuguese Indiaman at the mouth of the Tagus river / Filipe Vieira de Castro
Edition First edition
Published College Station : Texas A & M University Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 287 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Ed Rachal Foundation nautical archaeology series
Ed Rachal Foundation nautical archaeology series.
Contents The India route -- The ships -- The voyage of the Nossa Senhora dos Mártires -- Site formation -- Survey and excavation -- Hull description -- Analysis and reconstruction -- Appendix A : Tonnage and systems of units -- Appendix B : bibliography of Iberian wrecks -- Appendix C : artifact list
Summary An account of the history and evacuation of the Portuguese merchant ship, Nossa Senhora dos Martires, sunk at the mouth of the Tagus River in 1606
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-278) and index
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Subject Nossa Senhora dos Mártires (Ship)
Seafaring life -- Portugal.
Shipbuilding -- Portugal -- History -- 17th century.
Shipwrecks -- Portugal -- Lisbon -- History -- 17th century.
Underwater archaeology -- Portugal.
Portugal -- Antiquities.
Portugal -- History -- Spanish dynasty, 1580-1640.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004020660
ISBN 1603445994 (electronic bk.)
9781603445993 (electronic bk.)