Abreu sentence example
- - History: Capistrano de Abreu, Descobrimento do Brazil e seu desenvolvimento no seculo xix.
- In 1511 the Portuguese under Alphonso d'Albuquerque occupied Malacca, and in November of that year an expedition under Antonio de Abreu was despatched to find a route to the Moluccas and Banda Islands, then famous for their cloves and nutmegs.
- The ministry therefore resigned, and on the 14th of October Abreu e Sousa fomed a new cabinet, which arranged with Great Britain a modus vivendi for six months, pending the conclusion of another agreement.
- The Abreu provided a wonderful juxtaposition to the French Bordeaux.