Portuguese Colonial Empire in the Age of Exploration

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Simeon Netchev
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published on 29 May 2021

A map illustrating the evolution of Portugal into a global colonial power following the period of European exploration of the 15th Century.

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About the Author

Simeon Netchev
Simeon is a freelance visual designer with a deep interest in the human side of history. He believes that every image should be an interaction, a commentary, and a narrative, and every map should lead on an exciting journey of exploration and discovery.

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APA Style

Netchev, S. (2021, May 29). Portuguese Colonial Empire in the Age of Exploration. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14123/portuguese-colonial-empire-in-the-age-of-explorati/

Chicago Style

Netchev, Simeon. "Portuguese Colonial Empire in the Age of Exploration." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 29, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14123/portuguese-colonial-empire-in-the-age-of-explorati/.

MLA Style

Netchev, Simeon. "Portuguese Colonial Empire in the Age of Exploration." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 29 May 2021. Web. 04 Feb 2023.

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