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Naval actions between the Portuguese and Dutch in India, 1654

By C.R.Boxer

This article provides a translation of an anonymous document dealing with the war between the Portuguese and the Dutch in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) in 1654-56, apparently written by a contemporary high ranking Portuguese official in Goa. The original is in the library in Evora, Portugal, while a manuscript copy is in the India Office. The […] Read More

Filed under: Dutch Wars | Indian Ocean
Subjects include: Battles & Tactics | Navies | Strategy & Diplomacy