Astrologers at War: Manuel Galhano Lourosa and the Political Restoration of Portugal, 1640–1668

Author: Carlos Ziller Camenietzki and Luis Miguel Carolino

Abstract: This paper analyses the involvement of the astrologer Manuel Galhano Lourosa in the restoration of political independence of Portugal from Spain between 1640 and 1668. Lourosa was the most successful astrologer and almanac maker in seventeenth-century Por
Publication: Culture and Cosmos Volume 13, Number 2 Autumn/Winter 2009 63-86

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