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By Donald F. Lach

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This is the second one quantity in a sequence that strains, century through century, the position of Asia within the making of Europe.

The upward thrust to international dominance of the Western international locations nowa days and the fast commercial progress of the West, which outpaced the East in technical and armed forces achievements, have ended in a historic eclipse of the traditional and incredible cultures of Asia.

Historican Donald F. Lach, in his influential scholarly paintings, Asia within the Making of Europe, issues out that an eclipse isn't everlasting, that this one was once by no means overall, and that there has been a interval in early smooth instances whilst Asia and Europe have been shut competitors in brilliance and mutual impact.

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91-93, 99-101. On Bucmamic:o see G. auuo Bucmamic:o e 10 studio Padovano neJIa prima meta del cinquecento," Nuwo /ll'millio "_"', 3d set. -s1. 301-11; n (I~), 131-96• .. As quoted in Hinch, op. tit. (a. 60), p. 103. When G6is RturDed to Louvain in IS31, he sent Bucmamic:o a globe as a memento. For fixtheI detaiJJ on his cueer in Italy lee L de Matol, "Un umanista portoghese in Italia, Damiio de Goes," Bsllldos ittd'-' "" PortugIIl, No. 19 (1960), pp. 4I-SI. elations with othen iDterated in the oveneas world see S.

In all probability. , I, following p. 164). Certaiuly, G6iI arrived in Antwerp only after DUrer had left and there is DO evidence that the two men ever met elsewhere befoIe Dllrer's death in ISZS. Some recent ICbolan attribute the G6iI portrait to Pbillipe'de GalIc. See Mario de Sampio Ribeiro, 0 rtutlt" de D_llio de G6is JIll' Albcrto DUm; 1'"'"1$0 , histIritJ ", IIIIIlI fIttHItIItI (Coimbra. 1943), p. 100; othen attribute it to Quentin Mauys. See Hinch, tip. cit. (n. 60), pp. zS-Z6n. None of the attributicms 10 far advmc:ed is c:ompletely c:onviDcing.

EacbiDg poet at the aivenit)' that wu thea being p1aaocd for CoimbIa. See Hinch, op. cit. (Do 60). p. 7fJ. 17 ct. ibll.. p. 'Po I. Letter ofJuae, Damiio tie GOu, Publicist ofEmpire (1470-IS47), the arbiter ofletters in Italy. G6is rented an apartment in Padua that he shared with two of his acquaintances from Louvain, Splinter van Hargen and Joachim Polites. Through Bembo, the rich and learned G6is was immediately presented to the leaden of culture and education at Padua. Lazzaro Buonamico (1479-ISS2) befriended the young Portuguese, encouraged him, and guided his readings in classical history and thought.

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