SIEWA1 - NEW BOOK
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.
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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