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 Dominici Zavorei De rebus Dalmaticis libri octo
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‘The affairs of Dalmatia, in eight books by Dominicus Zavoreus’

Dominicus Zavoreus

Date: 1602

Original Language: Latin


De rebus Dalmaticis libri octo is the first systematic history of Dalmatia. It represents Zavoreus’s anti-Ottoman and anti-Venetian attitude. In 1598, Zavoreus lent the manuscript, originally divided into ten books, to the British priest and scholar Robert Turner, who died suddenly in 1599 and never returned it. Unawa…

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Kurelac, Iva, “ Dominici Zavorei De rebus Dalmaticis libri octo”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <>

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