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 Carta de António Caiado para cum amigo
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Carta de António Caiado para cum amigo

‘Letter from António Caiado to a friend’

António Caiado

Date: 22 March 1561

Original Language: Portuguese


Carta de Ant ónio Caiado para cum amigo is a letter from Caiado to an unknown friend who was also living in eastern Africa. It contains a first-hand account of the death of Dom Gonçalo de Silveira, a Jesuit killed during his mission to Monomotapa on 15-16 March 1561, an…

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Chesworth, John, “ Carta de António Caiado para cum amigo”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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