In "A Seventeenth-Century Odyssey" Gabor Karman reconstructs the lifestyles tale of a lesser-known Hungarian orientalist, Jakab Harsanyi Nagy. The dialogue of his actions as a faculty instructor in Transylvania, as a diplomat and interpreter on the chic Porte, as a secretary of a Moldavian voivode in exile, in addition to a courtroom councillor of Friedrich Wilhelm, the nice Elector of Brandenburg not just sheds mild upon the terribly flexible profession of this person, but in addition at the number of circles within which he lived. Gabor Karman additionally supplies the 1st old research of Harsanyi s contribution to Turkish reviews, the "Colloquia Familiaria Turcico-latina" (1672)."
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