Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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 Relaciones de sucesos
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News pamphlets

'Accounts of events'

Relaciones de Sucesos

Date: 17th century

Original Language: Spanish


The publication of non-periodical (although, occasionally, some topics would be published in several instalments) printed newsletters, i.e. news pamphlets, on ‘hot’ issues was a characteristic feature of 17th-century Spain. Each issue focused on a specific event, such as a battle, a festival or a miracle, and they seem to have originated from the epístolas de relación (literally…

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Chaves, Manuel F., “ Relaciones de sucesos”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 14 August 2020 <>

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