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Author Guerreiro, Fernāo, 1550?-1617.

Title Jahangir and the Jesuits / Fernão Guerreiro
Published London : RoutledgeCurzon, 2005


Description 1 online resource (xxix, 287 pages) : portrait, maps
Series Broadway travellers
Broadway travellers.
Contents Part, PART I.--JAHANGIR AND THE JESUITS -- chapter 1 The rebellion of the Prince against his father, and the consequences thereof -- chapter 2 How the King began his reign. He compels two Christian children to become Moors -- chapter 3 Some converts to the Faith -- chapter 4 Some events of the year 1607 -- chapter 5 The Fathers accompany the King to Agra -- chapter 6 The Fathers dispute with the Moors before the King -- chapter 7 A dispute on the divinity of Chrift -- chapter 8 The King's reverence for Jesus Chrift -- chapter 9 The King sends an Embassy to Goa -- chapter Notes to Part I -- part, PART II.-- THE TRAVELS OF BENEDICT GOES -- chapter 1 Introductory -- chapter 2 Lahore to Yarkand -- chapter 3 At Yarkand -- chapter 4 Yarkand to Suchou -- chapter Notes to Part II -- part, PART III.-- THE MISSION TO PEGU -- chapter 1 The Ruin of Pegu -- chapter 2 Philip de Brito establishes himself at Syriam -- chapter 13 reasons for holding the ports of Bengala -- chapter 4 Defeat of the Arakanese Armada -- chapter 5 In which a treaty is made and broken -- chapter 6 The Battle of Negrais -- chapter 7 The Siege of Syriam -- chapter 8 The fortress captured -- chapter Notes to Part III
Summary First published in 1930. 'The book is full of splendour and strange scenes' NationThe Relations of Fernão Guerreiro, from which the three narratives in this volume have been taken, constitute a complete history of the missionary undertakings of the Society of Jesus in the East Indies, China, Japan and Africa during the first decade of the seventeenth century. The work was compiled from the annual letters and reports sent to Europe from the various missionary centres. The original work, which until this edition was published in 1930, had never been reprinted. The only complete
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 252-276) and index
Notes English
Print version record
SUBJECT Jahangir, Emperor of Hindustan, 1569-1627.
Góis, Bento de, 1562-1607 -- Travel -- India
Góis, Bento de, 1562-1607. fast (OCoLC)fst00250059
Jahangir, Emperor of Hindustan, 1569-1627. fast (OCoLC)fst00138435
Subject Jesuits -- Missions.
SUBJECT Jesuits. fast (OCoLC)fst00532143
Subject Missions -- India
Portuguese -- India
RELIGION -- Christian Ministry -- Missions.
Form Electronic book
Author Payne, C. H. (Charles Herbert)
ISBN 0203326377