The adventures of Captain Alonso de Contreras: a 17th century journey

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Paragon House, Nov 1, 1989 - Biography & Autobiography - 193 pages
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Diary entries recount fifty years in the life and career of a seventeenth century Knight of Malta

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The adventures of Captain Alonso de Contreras: a 17th century journey

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Contreras was born in Madrid in 1582 and left home in 1595 to become a soldier. He led a life full of adventure, fighting Turks and Moors, joining the Knights of Malta, killing his wife and her lover ... Read full review

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MY BACKGROUND IN MADRID
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Chapter
9
TROUBLE IN NAPLES TOO
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