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 Cohortatio; Oratio ad Carolum Quintum ut bellum suscipiat in Turcas
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Cohortatio

Prayer to Charles V to wage war against the Turks

Juan Gines de Sepúlveda

Date: 1529

Original Language: Latin

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The Cohortatio or Oratio (also known as Ad Carolum V. Imperatorem invictissimum, ut facta cum omnibus Christianis pace, bellum suscipiat in Turcas, Io. Genesii Sepulvedae cohortatio) is a short text consisting of no more than 21 paragraphs. In the 2003 edition (Obras completas, vii), it consists of 18 pages (16 in the edition Opera cum edita tum edita, Madrid, 1780). Its…

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Merle, Alexandra, “ Cohortatio; Oratio ad Carolum Quintum ut bellum suscipiat in Turcas”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26331>
First published online: 2015



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