Sierra de la Calle, Blas: WINDS FROM ACAPULCO, WINDS FROM MANILA. Relations between America and the Far East. Manila, 2015. 166 pp. 165 colour photographic illustrations. 30x21 cm. Cloth.
GBP 100.00
Divided into the following chapters: Colonial America: The Crossing of the Pacific; The Galleons of Acapulco and the Galleons of Manila; America in the Philippines; What the Galleons Brought to the Philippines; The Philippine Colonial Culture; Oriental Merchandise in America - What the Galleons Brought to America. This work provides much enlightenment on these trade-driven relationships on which relatively little has been written. English translation of a work first published in Spanish in 1991, here with a new introduction, new photography and bibliography. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Trade Foreigners in
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 34 in printed List 195.
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