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Escalante, Bernardino de active 16th century

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Works: 27 works in 107 publications in 6 languages and 439 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Military history  Biography 
Classifications: DS708, 915.10426
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Most widely held works by Bernardino de Escalante
Discourse of the navigation which the Portugales doe make to the East by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
9 editions published between 1579 and 1973 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dialogos, del arte militar by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
33 editions published between 1583 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A general work on military science and the formation, structure, maintenance, and ethical conduct of armies presented in the form of five dialogs
Discurso de la navegación que los portugueses hazen a los reinos y provincias del oriente, y de la noticia que se tiene del reino de China by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Discurso can be conceptually divided into two sections. The first 5 chapters (folios 1-28) discuss the history of Portuguese exploration from the Iberian Peninsula to Asia. Chapters 6-16 (folios 28-99) attempt a systematic description of China's geography, economy, culture, etc., as known at the time to Europeans, particularly the Portuguese. The final folio (100) describes the author's sources. Escalante is not known to have traveled to China himself. As his last page explains, his work is primarily that of synthesis
An account of the empire of China by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Primera historia de China by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
9 editions published in 1958 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discursos de Bernardino de Escalante al Rey y sus ministros (1585-1605) by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Navegación a Oriente y noticia del reino de China by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discurso de la navegacion que los portugueses hazen à los reinos y prouincias del Oriente, y de la noticia q[ue] se tiene de las grandezas del reino de la China by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
6 editions published between 1577 and 1958 in Spanish and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Viajes y crónicas de China en los Siglos de Oro by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A discourse of the nauigation which the Portugales doe make to the realmes and prouinces of the east partes of the worlde by Bernardino de Escalante ( )
1 edition published in 1579 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Primera historia de China, Sevilla, 1577 by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[A discourse of the nauigation which the Portugales doe make to the realmes and prouinces of the East, etc.] by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
2 editions published between 1745 and 1973 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der dritte Zusatz desz Theatri oder Schawbuchs desz Erdbodems by Abraham Ortelius ( Book )
1 edition published in 1584 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discurso de la navegación que los portugueses hacen a los reinos y provincias del oriente, y de la noticia que se tiene de reino de China by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
B. de Escalante y del Hoyo by Bernardino de Escalante ( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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De Escalante, Bernardino active 16th century
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Languages
Spanish (59)
English (21)
French (7)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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