Pesca e Comércio de Peixe em Portugal da Idade Média até aos Primórdios do século XVI: Conflitos e soluções

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This text describes the study of fish in the Middle Ages (13th-15th centuries) and at the beginning of the 16th Century in Portugal through both royal and local legal documents and the travel books, Portuguese or strangers’ authors. This study seeks to present the fish, the conflicts generated from fishing and commercial activities. In the second part, it will examine the punishment, control mechanisms and the measures found by the populations to solve them.

Original languagePortuguese
Title of host publicationGlobal History, Visual Culture and Itinerancies
Subtitle of host publicationChanges and Continuities
EditorsFrancisco Díaz Marcilla, Jorge Tomás García , Yvette Santos
Place of PublicationCambridge
PublisherCambridge Scholars Publishing
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)978-1-5275-6070-3
Publication statusPublished - 2020


  • Portugal
  • Fish
  • 13th-16th centuries
  • Conflicts

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