TITLE

Treaty of Tordesillas

PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
Treaty of Tordesillas;8/1/2017, p84
SOURCE TYPE
Primary Source Document
DOC. TYPE
Legal Material
ABSTRACT
Presents background on and the Spanish text of the treaty between Spain and Portugal which was concluded at Tordesillas on June 7, 1494. The treaty's division of the New World between the two nations.
ACCESSION #
21213013

 

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