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 Carta do Governador António Moniz Barreto ao Idalcão
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Carta do Governador António Moniz Barreto ao Idalcão

'Letter from Governor António Moniz Barreto to Sultan Ali Adil Shah of Bijapur'

António Moniz Barreto

Date: 16 Febuary 1574

Original Language: Portuguese

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This is the only surviving letter from António Moniz Barreto during the period of his rule in India. It is included in Diogo do Couto’s chronicle, Décadas da Ásia. It is addressed to Sultan Ali Adil Shah of Bijapur (r. 1557-80), and forms part of a…

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Vila-Santa, Nuno, “ Carta do Governador António Moniz Barreto ao Idalcão”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27474>
First published online: 2015



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