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Tommaso Porcacchi, a 16th century travellers view of Cyprus – By Ismail Veli

By Ismail Veli…… Tommaso Porcacchi was born in Castiglione near Arrezo, Italy, and moved to Venice in 1559. His visit to Cyprus left a vivid account of Cyprus during Venetian rule. An avid writer, he left some remarkable accounts of his travels. his most famous works were the four editions […]

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