Published 1998 by Society for the Promotion of Science and Scholarship in Palo Alto, Calif .
Written in EnglishRead online
Includes bibliographical references (p. -298) and index.
|Statement||edited by António Costa Pinto.|
|Contributions||Pinto, António Costa.|
|LC Classifications||DP517 .M63 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 312 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||312|
|LC Control Number||97045654|
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History and Ethnic Relations Emergence of the Nation. Portugal has been inhabited since Paleolithic times. Various peoples settled in the region, though the modern Portuguese trace their descent to the Lusitanians, who spread over the peninsula in the third millennium B.C.E.
Lusitanians made contact with Celtic peoples who moved into the region after B.C.E. Roman armies invaded the.