AUTOR(A): Jose Montero
TAMAÑO DEL ARCHIVO: 3,34 MB
NOMBRE DEL ARCHIVO: Velarde1808 - 1908.pdf
I3he Colonial Ccho Publishedby theStudentsof CollegeofWilliamandMary WilHamsburti.Virginia MCMVIII
This magnificent map of the Philippine archipelago, drawn by the Jesuit Father Pedro Murillo Velarde (1696-1753) and published in Manila in 1734, is the first and most important scientific map of the Philippines. The Philippines were at that time a vital part of the Spanish Empire, and the map shows the maritime routes from Manila to Spain and to New Spain (Mexico and other Spanish territory ...