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Camões and the Casa Garden

Jeremy Tambling and Louis Lo

in Walking Macao, Reading the Baroque

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print April 2009 | ISBN: 9789622099371
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9789882207660 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5790/hongkong/9789622099371.003.0010
Camões and the Casa Garden

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This chapter discusses four sites that are associated with Portuguese and later colonialisms. Three of these sites can be visited in one location: the Casa Garden, the Camões Garden, and the Protestant cemetery. The fourth site is located on Coloane. It looks at each site in detail, and describes the different artistic features that can be found in the architecture and structures.

Keywords: Portuguese colonialism; later colonialisms; Casa Garden; Camões Garden; Protestant cemetery; Coloane; artistic features

Chapter.  4148 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Asian History

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