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 Historia de cosas del Oriente, primera y segunda parte
(758 words)

‘History of events in the East, first and second parts’

Amaro Centeno

Date: 1595

Original Language: Spanish


Historia de cosas del Oriente is composed of two parts. The first part (fols 1-62, 54 chapters) comprises a Spanish translation of La fleur des histoires de la terre d’Orient by the medieval monk Hayton Armeno. The text starts with a description of the kingdoms of Asia and continues with a brief summary of the Arab and Turkish dynasties from the time of Muḥammad to the mid-13th century. Th…

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García Sánchez, María Dolores, “ Historia de cosas del Oriente, primera y segunda parte”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <>

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