Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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‘Jan Huighen van Linschoten his discours of voyages into ye Easte & West Indies’

Jan Huygen van Linschoten

Date: 1596

Original Language: Dutch


The original text of Jan Huygen’s Itinerario (in full, Itinerario, voyage ofte schipvaert, naer Oost ofte Portugaels Indien 1579-1592, inhoudende een corte beschryvinghe der selver landen ende zee-custen) was published in 1596, and covers 160 pages, throughout which the author regularly refers to Muslim-Christian relatio…

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van Liere, Lucien, “ Itinerario”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <>

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