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The artilleries and land fortifications of the Portuguese and of their adversaries in the early period of the discoveries
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 1-16

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From the Mediterranean portulan chart to the marine world chart of the great discoveries: the crisis in cartography in the sixteenth century
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 1-9

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The alleged nautical school founded in the fifteenth-century at Sagres by Prince Henry of Portugal, called the 'Navigator'
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 1-14

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Le nouveau monde, l'autre monde et la pluralité des mondes
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 1-39

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The evaluation of Columbus' 'India' project by Portuguese and Spanish cosmographers in the light of the geographical science of the period
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 1-23

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The Atlantic in European cartography and culture from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 1-28

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Classical models of world geography and their transformation following the discovery of America
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 5-76

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Bartolomeu Dias and the discovery of the south-east passage linking the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean (1488)
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 19-28

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La science universitaire en Europe et les découvertes portugaises: Aristotélisme doctrinaire et expérience des navigateurs
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 19-24

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The emergence of nautical astronomy in Portugal in the XVth century
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 46-57

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South-east Africa as shown on selected printed maps of the sixteenth century
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 69-88

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Colomb découvreur: perceptions contemporaines de son project et de sa réalisation
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 83-89

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Pedro Nunes' discovery of the loxodromic curve (1537). How Portuguese sailors in the early sixteenth century, navigating with globes, had failed to solve the difficulties encountered with the plane chart
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 85-96

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La configuration cartographique du continent africain avant et après le voyage de Bartolomeu Dias: hypothèses et enseignements
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 111-119

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La diffusion dans l'Europe du XVIe siècle des connaissances géographiques dues aux découvertes portugaises
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 269-277

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"Peuples sauvages" et "états despotiques": la pertinence, au XVIe siècle, de la grille aristotélicienne pour classer les nouvelles sociétés révélées par les découvertes au Brésil, en Afrique et en Asie
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 299-307

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Portuguese and Spanish attempts to measure longitude in the sixteenth century
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 402-408

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La cartographie de l'Atlantique à la veille du voyage de Christophe Colomb
Randles, William Graham Lister. • p. 925-935