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Bøker Bok 4150 av 187The discovery of America, and that of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of...
" The discovery of America, and that of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope, are the two greatest and most important events recorded in the history of mankind. "
A London Encyclopaedia, Or Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature ... - Side 345
redigert av - 1829
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A Comprehensive History of the Woollen and Worsted Manufactures ..., Volum 1

James Bischoff - 1842
...admitted the freest passage to every quarter of the globe. " 2. The discovery of America, and the opening of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope, which may be regarded as a consequence of the preceding improvement in navigation, contributed still...
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Parallel History: Being an Outline of the History and Biography of ..., Volum 2

Philip Alexander Prince - 1843
...the oligarchy was deeply depressed by the change in its commercial prosperity. In the year 1497, when the discovery of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope was made, the European trade with India, which had been exclusively in the hands of the Venetians,...
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Hand-book for central Europe

1845
...East Indies, with which there was no other communication at that time but by Egypt and the Red Sea. The discovery of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope, towards the close of the fifteenth century, gave a fatal stroke to the Italian commerce, by opening...
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A Manual of Ancient and Modern History ...

William Cooke Taylor - 1845 - 797 sider
...fatal consequences to their republic, which the sagacity of the Venetian senate foresaw on the first discovery of a passage to the East Indies, by the Cape of Good Hope, actually took place. Their endeavors to prevent the Portuguese from establishing themselves in the...
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A Manual of Ancient and Modern History ...

William Cooke Taylor - 1845 - 797 sider
...fatal consequences to their republic, which the sagacity of the Venetian senate foresaw on the first discovery of a passage to the East Indies, by the Cape of Good Hope, actually took place. Their endeavors to prevent the Portuguese from establishing themselves in the...
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The five empires: an outline of ancient history

Robert Isaac Wilberforce - 1845
...describe it as a " head of gold," shall now be mentioned. Till the improvements in navigation opened a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope, the Persian Gulf was the great channel through which all traffic from the East flowed into the western...
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The World as it Is, Containing a View of the Present Condition of Its ...

Samuel Perkins - 1848
...written language. The Portuguese first established commercial settlements in Ceylon, soon after their discovery of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope. Their cruelty, avarice, and fanaticism, evinced in suppressing the religion of the natives, and converting...
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Peter Parley's Illustrations of Commerce

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - 1849 - 152 sider
...invention of the mariner's compass, which enabled trading vessels to make much longer voyages, and led to a discovery of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope, with the settlements made on the coast of Africa, in Arabia, and in India, affected very materially...
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On the Return of the Phoenix and the Sothic Period

Samuel Sharpe - 1850 - 12 sider
...country, of which continent Abyssinia was then considered to form a part. In 1487, the practicability of a passage to the East Indies, by the Cape of Good Hope, being no longer problematical, the Portuguese sovereign naturally desired to be better acquainted with...
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A MANUAL OF MODERN HISTORY;\

W.C. TAYLOR - 1851
...fatal consequences to their republic, which the sagacity of the Venetian senate foresaw on the first discovery of a passage to the East Indies, by the Cape of Good Hope, actually took place. Their endeavors to prevent the Portuguese from establishing themselves in the...
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