Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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Mikołaj Krzysztof Radziwiłł
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Mikołaj Krzysztof Radziwiłł ‘Sierotka’ (‘the Orphan’), son of Mikołaj ‘the Black’, belonged to a powerful family in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. He was first court and later grand marshal of Lithuania, and voivode first of Trakai (1590) then of Vilnius (1604). He studied in Strasbourg (1563) and Tübingen (from 1564). Following his father’s wish, he took an interest in …

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Konopacki, Artur, “Mikołaj Krzysztof Radziwiłł”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2015

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