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Wojciech Miaskowski
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Wojciech Miaskowski was born into a family of middle-class gentry. Due to the mistakes of copyists and the 19th-century editors of his work, his family name also appears spelt as ‘Miastkowski’ or ‘Miastowski’. Not much is known about his early life apart from the fact that he finished his education in Poznań in 1602. He fought as a soldier with the Swedes in Livonia, and later became a c…

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Grodź, Stanisław, “Wojciech Miaskowski”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 01 October 2020 <>
First published online: 2015

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