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 Relation de la Nigritie
(774 words)



‘An account of Nigritia’

Jean-Baptiste Gaby

Date: 1689

Original Language: French

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Relation de la Nigritie, a publication of about 90 pages, presents an account of the observations of Fr Jean-Baptiste Gaby during his sojourn in the area of present-day Senegal in the late 17th century (its title in full is Relation de la Nigritie, contenant une exacte description des royaumes et de leur gouvernements, la religion, les moeurs, coustumes, et raretez de cet païs, ave…

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Frederiks, Martha, “ Relation de la Nigritie”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27498>



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