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Sierra de la Calle, Blas: FR. ANDRES DE URDANETA Y SU LEGADO. (Father Andres de Urdaneta and His Legacy). Cuadernos del Museo Oriental Valladolid No 21. Valladolid, 2021. x, 231 pp. 62 pp. colour and b/w plates. 23X16 cm. Wrappers.
A study of the story and legacy of the important Spanish missionary and explorer, Father Urdaneta, who travelled to the Philippines and, not least, then discovered and plotted a route east across the Pacific Ocean to Acapulco that paved the way for the Manila galleon trade. Illustrated with artefacts relating to his life and work. Text in Spanish.
Subjects: Foreigners in Missionaries
Item 13 in List 203.
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