Bertrandon de la Broquère Date of Birth: About 1400 Place of Birth: Perhaps Broquère, Garonne Date of Death: 9 May 1459 Place of Death: Lille
Almost everything that is known about Bertrandon derives from his Voyage d’Oultremer. He was probably born to a minor noble family in the Guyenne. He first appears in archival sources in 1418, in the service of Archambaud de Foix, lord of Navailles, who was murdered…
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“Bertrandon de la Broquière”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 26 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25175>