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Post by Lynnet » October 18th, 2018, 8:14 pm

Prince Henry the Navigator, the Hero of Portugal and of Modern Discovery by Charles Raymond Beazley (1868 - 1955).

Volunteers outside the USA: C. Raymond Beazley died in 1955. His work is still protected by copyright in places, like Europe, where copyright is author's death plus 70 years, or Australia (author's death plus 70 years for authors who died after 1954).


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Prince Henry was a significant explorer and adventurer in a period of enlightenment and expansion of European trade and knowledge of the world beyond its borders. He is considered a prime instigator of what has become known as The Age of Discovery and was responsible for the early development of Portuguese exploration and maritime trade with other continents through the systematic exploration of Western Africa, the islands of the Atlantic Ocean, and the search for new routes. ( )
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    6. Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): (Charles Raymond Beazley) : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raymond_Beazley
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    8. Number of sections (files) this project will have: 22
    9. Does the project have an introduction or preface [y/n]: No
    10. Original publication date (if known): 1895
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    Genres for the project: *Non-fiction/Biography & Autobiography

    Keywords that describe the book: exploration, trade, maritime, discovery, portugal europe

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Post by Leni » October 19th, 2018, 9:38 am

Ooooh how nice! I am actually involved right now in a work project regarding the Portugal Age of Discoveries. May I claim section 6?
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Post by Lynnet » October 19th, 2018, 11:44 am

Leni wrote:
October 19th, 2018, 9:38 am
Ooooh how nice! I am actually involved right now in a work project regarding the Portugal Age of Discoveries. May I claim section 6?
Absolutely!
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Post by Leni » November 6th, 2018, 5:14 pm

Hello, Lynett. Section 6 is recorded, I will edit really soon, but having read it, I really enjoyed the style. Could I claim also sections 7 to 10?
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Post by Lynnet » November 6th, 2018, 9:29 pm

Leni wrote:
November 6th, 2018, 5:14 pm
Hello, Lynett. Section 6 is recorded, I will edit really soon, but having read it, I really enjoyed the style. Could I claim also sections 7 to 10?
Of course!
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Post by Leni » December 2nd, 2018, 7:15 pm

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Post by Lynnet » December 3rd, 2018, 2:28 am

Leni wrote:
December 2nd, 2018, 7:15 pm
Here is section 6, sorry for the delay!

27:52
https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/princehenrythenavigator_06_beazley_128kb.mp3
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Post by Lynnet » December 3rd, 2018, 11:14 am

Chapter 6 PL OK.
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Post by ktzn » January 1st, 2019, 5:11 pm

Hi Lynnet -- I'll grab sections 0 and 1. Just to make sure we're on the same page regarding the text it's this one: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/18757 ?

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Post by Lynnet » January 1st, 2019, 6:11 pm

ktzn wrote:
January 1st, 2019, 5:11 pm
Hi Lynnet -- I'll grab sections 0 and 1. Just to make sure we're on the same page regarding the text it's this one: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/18757 ?
That’s right... I’m not sure why it’s not showing in the first post :hmm: I’ll fix it.
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Post by Leni » January 1st, 2019, 6:58 pm

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Post by Lynnet » January 1st, 2019, 8:06 pm

Leni wrote:
January 1st, 2019, 6:58 pm
And here is section 7

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/princehenrythenavigator_07_beazley_128kb.mp3
16:22
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Post by Leni » January 8th, 2019, 6:18 pm

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Post by Lynnet » January 8th, 2019, 6:26 pm

Thank you
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Post by Leni » January 12th, 2019, 6:00 pm

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