O tráfico de cavalos em Ormuz

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The port city of Ormuz/Hormuz, controlled by the Portuguese since the early years of the sixteenth century, was an international centre for the trade of Arabian and Persian horses. Surprisingly, the taxing of this important trade was the second source of financing of the Portuguese Estado da Índia.
Original languagePortuguese
Title of host publicationPortugal no Golfo Pérsico
Subtitle of host publication500 Anos
EditorsMiguel Castelo-Branco
Place of PublicationLisboa
PublisherBiblioteca Nacional de Portugal
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)978-972-565-624-2
Publication statusPublished - 2018


  • Ormuz
  • Pérsia
  • Cavalos
  • Rotas Comerciais
  • Século XVI

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