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New book: Comentarios de la Embaxada al Rey Xa Abbas de Persia (1614-1624)

Don García de Silva y Figueroa Comentarios de la Embaxada al Rey Xa Abbas de Persia (1614-1624) Rui Manuel Loureiro, Ana Cristina Costa Gomes & Vasco Resende (eds.) Estudos e Documentos 9 (volume 1) Lisbon, Centro de História de Além-Mar, … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: volume 3 (2012)

    The Centro de História de Além-Mar is now open to proposals for articles to be published in the third volume of Res Antiquitatis. Journal of Ancient History, forthcoming in the current year of 2012. All papers will be subject … Continue reading

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New book:

Rui Manuel Loureiro & Vasco Resende (eds.): Estudos sobre Don García de Silva y Figueroa e os «Comentarios» da embaixada à Pérsia (1614-1624) Estudos e Documentos 9 (volume 4) Lisbon, Centro de História de Além-Mar, 2011 ISBN 978-989-8492-03-6 The Centro … Continue reading

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Res Antiquitatis volume 2 (2011) is now available

Res Antiquitatis. Journal of Ancient History continues to incentive and to publish research works on Antiquity and its reception. The publication of quality articles, the internationalization of Portuguese research and the creation of opportunities to divulge the work of senior … Continue reading

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Conference – Joaquín Córdoba (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)

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García de Silva y Pietro della Valle en Irán. Dos viajeros, su mundo y los orígenes de la Arqueología en Oriente October 21st 2011 |16h00 |  Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas – UNL, Lisbon, Portugal Lisbon had the honour … Continue reading

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Archaeologists and Travelers in Ottoman Lands – Penn Musem

In the late 1800s, the University of Pennsylvania began excavating the ancient city of Nippur, located in present-day Iraq. This marked the first American expedition in the Middle East. Over the period of a decade, the excavation team unearthed a … Continue reading

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International Conference – 7th Centennial of Oriental Studies in Salamanca

Estudios Orientales en Salamanca In 1311, during a council celebrated at Vienne (France), Pope Clemens V enacted a “canon” allowing and urging the universities of Salamanca, Oxford, Paris and Bologna to teach oriental languages: Arab, Hebrew and Chaldean. So, for … Continue reading

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