Pope Alexander VI's second bull dividing New World between Spain and Portugal (28 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

Pope Alexander VI publishes a bull. This made up, along with 'Inter Caetera' (3rd May 1493), the Bulls of Donation that divided the New World between Spain and Portugal.

Citation:
Editors. "Pope Alexander VI's second bull dividing New World between Spain and Portugal". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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