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The Travels and Journal of Ambrosio Bembo

by Ambrosio Bembo

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Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Travel - General,
  • Sociology,
  • Middle East,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Asia - General,
  • Earth Sciences - Geography,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Travelers,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Description and travel,
  • Early works to 1800,
  • Goa, Daman and Diu (India)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAnthony Welch (Editor), G.J. Grélot (Illustrator), Clara Bargellini (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages470
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7712270M
    ISBN 100520249399
    ISBN 109780520249394

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