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 História da Etiópia a alta, ou Abassia
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História da Etiópia

‘History of Ethiopia‘

Manoel de Almeida

Date: 1645

Original Language: Portuguese


De Almeida began his História da Etiópia a alta, ou Abassia in Gorgora, Ethiopia, at the end of the 1620s. After his return to Goa and the failed Jesuit attempts to return to Ethiopia, he abandoned the work, and only in 1639, under instructions of the general of the Society, did he return to it, completing it between 1643 and 1645. Howeve…

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Cohen, Leonardo, “ História da Etiópia a alta, ou Abassia”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>

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