Vaz De Caminha

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Brazilian Literature - Colonial Period
... considered Brazilian literature is the Carta de Pero Vaz de Caminha (Pero Vaz de Caminha's letter) ... It is written by Pero Vaz de Caminha to Manuel I of Portugal, which contains a description of what Brazil looked like in 1500 ... centuries, including well-known accounts by Jean de Léry and Hans Staden, whose story of his encounter with the Tupi Indians on the coast of São Paulo was ...
Pêro Vaz De Caminha
... Pêro Vaz de Caminha (c.1450 – December 15, 1500 also spelled Pedro Vaz de Caminha), was a Portuguese knight that accompanied Pedro Álvares Cabral to India ... Caminha wrote the detailed official report of the April 1500 discovery of Brazil by Cabral's fleet (Carta de Pêro Vaz de Caminha, dated May 1, 1500) ...
Pêro Vaz De Caminha - Biography
... Pêro Vaz de Caminha was the son of Vasco Fernandes de Caminha, a knight of the household of the Duke of Guimarães (later Braganza) ... On March 8, 1476, Pêro Vaz de Caminha was appointed mestre da balança (master of the scale) of the royal mint of Porto, one of the many positions held by his father ... appointment letter, which characterized Pêro Vaz as a knight of the royal household, was written from Toro, suggesting that Pêro Vaz had accompanied King Afonso V of Portugal on campaign against Castile ...