Alfonso de Albuquerque, portuguese naval general (1453 - 1515). Guerreggiò against the Turks long the Italian coasts and against the Moors in Morocco. It occupied Goa in 1510, extended and consolidated the portuguese colonial empire, conquering the coasts of the Malabar, Ceylon, the peninsulas of Malacca, ring of conjunction between the oceans Indiano and Pacific; it penetrated in the Red Sea and it garrisoned Ormuz, where it constructed fortresses which military bases and commercial centers. Stampa XIX century

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title: ALFONSO DE ALBUQUERQUE

subject date: 2007-01-12

caption: Alfonso de Albuquerque, portuguese naval general (1453 - 1515). Guerreggiò against the Turks long the Italian coasts and against the Moors in Morocco. It occupied Goa in 1510, extended and consolidated the portuguese colonial empire, conquering the coasts of the Malabar, Ceylon, the peninsulas of Malacca, ring of conjunction between the oceans Indiano and Pacific; it penetrated in the Red Sea and it garrisoned Ormuz, where it constructed fortresses which military bases and commercial centers. Stampa XIX century

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image century : XIX

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subject century: XV - XVI

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