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 I costumi et i modi particolari de la vita de Turchi, descritti da M. Luigi Bassano da Zara
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I costumi et i modi particolari de la vita de Turchi

'Customs and particular habits of the Turks’

Luigi Bassano da Zara

Date: 1545

Original Language: Italian

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The introduction to this book expresses a wish to witness ‘the destruction and ultimate extermination of those mad dogs’, and the author foresees that his readers will want to shed tears at his accounts of the crimes (sceleratezze) and superstitions of these impious people and of the slavery of so many poor Christians. Ye…

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Madsen, Peter, “ I costumi et i modi particolari de la vita de Turchi, descritti da M. Luigi Bassano da Zara”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26563>
First published online: 2015



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