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 Jornada que Francisco de Souza de Castro
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‘Journey of Francisco de Souza de Castro’

Gonçalo Veloso de São José

Date: 1642

Original Language: Portuguese


The Jornada que Francisco de Souza de Castro is a detailed account of the ill-fated Portuguese embassy sent by the Estado da Índia in 1638 to the powerful Malay Sultanate of Aceh, situated on the northern tip of Sumatra (Indonesia), focusing on the experiences of the Portuguese nobleman, Francisco de Sousa de Castro, who was ch…

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Santos Alves, Jorge, “ Jornada que Francisco de Souza de Castro”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <>

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