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 Topographia e historia general de Argel
(3,100 words)

'Topography and general history of Algiers'

Antonio de Sousa, el Doctor Sosa

Date: 1612

Original Language: Castilian


Topographia e historia general de Argel (‘Topography and general history of Algiers’), generally known in the modern Spanish form Topografía, is a riveting chronicle of European and North African cultural contacts that highlights relations between Christians and Muslims in North Africa. Written by Antonio de Sosa while he was held p…

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Garcés, María Antonia, “ Topographia e historia general de Argel”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 13 December 2019 <>

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