A história de Tamerlão nos “Comentários” de Don García de Silva y Figueroa (1624)

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Abstract

The Spanish ambassador D. García de Silva y Figueroa visited Persia in the early decades of the seventeenth century. In his travel diary, the Comentarios, he included a large and very interesting account of the life of the famous Asian conqueror Tamerlane,for which he seems to have used Persian sources acquired during his travels.
Original languagePortuguese
Title of host publicationDiplomacia e Transmissão Cultural
Subtitle of host publicationactas
EditorsMaria João Pacheco Ferreira, Teresa Leonor M. Vale
Place of PublicationLisboa
PublisherAlthum.com
Pages83-108
Number of pages25
ISBN (Print)978-989-683-138-7
Publication statusPublished - 2018
EventColóquio "Diplomacia e transmissão cultural" - Palácio Fronteira, Lisboa, Portugal
Duration: 9 Nov 201111 Nov 2011

Publication series

NameCadernos culturais da Fundação das Casas de Fronteira e Alorna
Number7

Conference

ConferenceColóquio "Diplomacia e transmissão cultural"
CountryPortugal
CityLisboa
Period9/11/1111/11/11

Keywords

  • Tamerlão
  • Séculos XVI-XVII
  • D. García de Silva y Figueroa
  • Pérsia

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