Embajada a Samarcanda. Vida y hazañas del gran Tamorlán

Book Information

Serie:Historia-Viajes 160
ISBN ebook:9788498169621
ISBN papel:9788496290266
Portada:Vasily Vereshchagin: The winners

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Embajada a Samarcanda, Vida y hazañas del gran Tomorlán (Narrative of the Embassy of Ruy Gonzalez de Clavijo to the Court of Timour at Samarcand) covers the journey of Ruy González de Clavijo in 1403 as Enrique III’s ambassador to Samarkand, with the purpose of achieving an alliance. Ruy left from Puerto de Santamaría, was in Constantinople, Trebizonda and Tehran. The death of the great Tamorlan made the expedition a trip full of adventures.

(Description has been translated into English, Book edition is in Spanish)