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Research interests

Multi-disciplinar research on portuguese war theory (military treatises) and practice (tactical principles, army composition, orders of battle, etc.) in the sixteenth century, in its relation with Architecture (namely its relation with fortification forms, architectural principles) and Art (aesthetic and harmony principles, graphic representation methods).

Education/Academic qualification

História dos Descobrimentos e Expansão, Doctorate, Universidade de Lisboa

História dos Descobrimentos e Expansão, Master, Universidade de Lisboa

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Amazona Medicine & Life Sciences
Rivers Medicine & Life Sciences
Oceans and Seas Medicine & Life Sciences
Brazil Medicine & Life Sciences
Portugal Medicine & Life Sciences
Historiography Medicine & Life Sciences
Mars Medicine & Life Sciences
Military Personnel Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output at NOVA 2015 2019

Ilhas do Mar Oceano: Formas de Governança em Espaços de Fronteira – Livro de Resumos

Translated title of the contribution: Islands of the Ocean Sea: Forms of Governance in Frontier Spaces» – Book of AbstractsAlberto, E. & Sousa, L. C. E., Oct 2019, CHAM. 50 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Open Access

III The 16th century (1495-1600): A The war on land

Sousa, L. C. E., 2018, War in the Iberian Peninsula, 700-1600. García Fitz, F. & Gouveia Monteiro, J. (eds.). UK: Routledge, p. 241-256 15 p. (Themes in Medieval and Early Modern History).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Organization Theory

Activities 2014 2019

Itinerário da invasão de Portugal: a relação de Setefano Angarano (1580)

Luís Costa e Sousa (Speaker)
14 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

De Portugal ao Atlântico 1580-83: iconografia da Anexação

Luís Costa e Sousa (Speaker)
20 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Developing a “Case Study”: Alcácer Quibir, the Last Itinerary of a Portuguese Army

Luís Costa e Sousa (Speaker), Luís Falcão Fonseca (Speaker)
29 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation


Luís Costa e Sousa (Speaker)
28 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Alcácer Quibir, the last itinerary of a Portuguese army

Luís Costa e Sousa (Speaker)
13 May 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation