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280; quotation from Francis Pasio, letter of Oct. 28, 1578, Doc. Ind., 11/365. 39.
Ricci's comment in d'Elia, Mappamondo, plate 20; opium evidence from Cesare
Fedrici, Voyages, pp. 202-4; Hakluyt, Second Volume, p. 241. 40. His letter of
05, p. 11 (letter of Jan. 30, 1580) and p. 4 (Jan. 18, 1580). 32. Correia-Afonso, "
More about Akbar," p. 58; Renick, "Akbar's First Embassy," pp. 35, 43. 33. OS, pp.
4-6, letter of Jan. 18, 1580. 34. Correia-Afonso, Letters from the Mughal Court, pp.
20, Ricci's letter of Nov. 25, 1580. Azevedo, Historia, p. 232. Pyrard de Laval,
Voyage, 2/94-95, gives examples of Inquisition excesses in Goa around 1608. 54
. Hanson, Economy and Society, pp. 76-79, is good on procedures and budgets;
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An interesting book which is something more than an ordinary biography. Matteo Ricci is an interesting character, and the Palace of Memory is a framework and a link between topics, but there is also ... Read full review
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Interesting life, but overelaborate structure causes some confusion and boredom. Also, I think assumes too much tacit knowledge of China and Chinese. Possibly also of early modern Europe and its expansion. Read full review
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