The Quest for Eastern Christians (Google eBook)

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U of Minnesota Press, 1962 - HISTORY - 221 pages
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Most writers have considered that the great European explorations during the Age of Discovery were motivated primarily by a thirst for knowledge of other lands, desire for international trade, or missionary zeal. Professor Rogers demonstrates that there w.
  

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Contents

Medieval Background Western Travelers and Eastern Christians
3
Christians from Beyond Islam and the Council of Florence
28
The Council of Florence and the Portuguese Princes
50
Early Latin Chapbooks and the Christians of the Indies
71
The Christians of Ethiopia and India in Vernacular Verse
91
Portugal Prester John and the Christians of St Thomas
114
Renaissance Finale Ethiopian Submission to the Pope in Bologna
136
The Age of Latin Arrogance
160
List of Early Printed Books 14671546
183
Bibliography
197
Index
208
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