Ancient, medieval, Islamic and world history -- comments, resources and discussion.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
More of the story of the Good Duke
Okay, when it came to writing down the story of the Good Duke decades later, who exactly was it who remembered that he took 2000 head of poultry and 200 pieces of salt pork on his expedition to Africa? And who thought it was interesting to include this material and why?