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He was Captain in one of the ships of the fleet commanded by Lançarote de Lagos, in 1445, with destination to the west coast of Africa. He was a practised man in the ways of the sea and in combating the Moor, according to Gomes Eanes de Zurara, a Portuguese chronicler.

Bibliography:
ZURARA, Gomes Eanes de, Crónica dos feitos notáveis que se passaram na conquista de Guiné por mandado do infante D. Henrique, 2 vols., Lisboa, Academia Portuguesa de História, 1981.

Author: Teresa Lacerda
Translated by: Ana Pereira


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