Johann Schiltberger German Nobleman Source for information on Johann Schiltberger: Science and Its Times: Understanding the Social. Bondage and Travels of Johann Schiltberger has 13 ratings and 2 reviews. A.L. said: Johann Schiltberger was sixteen years old when he was captured at the. Bondage and Travels of Johann Schiltberger – by Johannes Schiltberger May

Author: Gardajind Mikabar
Country: Montserrat
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Education
Published (Last): 9 January 2011
Pages: 35
PDF File Size: 16.7 Mb
ePub File Size: 19.70 Mb
ISBN: 656-4-82589-137-6
Downloads: 93406
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Meztikus

Showing of 1 reviews. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Several years after his initial capture, for instance, a group of 60 Christians decided to escape from King Weyasit. Views Read Edit View history.

To ask other readers questions about Bondage and Travels of Johann Schiltbergerplease sign up. The group consented and returned with the commander.

Overall, the narrative has a kind-of “off-the-top-of-my-head” style, and seems written by an average guy versus some scholar of the times. Diana Morokhovets marked it as to-read Jan 04, Abdullah Karaer marked it as to-read Nov 17, His narrative provides a fairly accurate account of Muslim beliefs and details the daily lives of his captors.

Johann Schiltberger | German noble |

One schiltbergre them is scanned in and has random characters, the title, page, and footnotes thrown in with the rest of the text and is almost unreadable. Literature, a body of written works. Worth a read if any of these historical topics are intersting to you. Your rating has been recorded.


Johann Schiltberger

Would you also like to submit a review for this item? Learn more about Amazon Prime. Well, the battle does not go well for the “west,” and the year-old Schilberger gets captured by the “east. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Johann Schiltberger – Wikipedia

Return to Book Page. Published May 20th by Jihann University Press first published Unfortunately, Schiltberger was quite lik Johann Schiltberger was sixteen years old when he was captured at the Battle of Nicopolis. So, he provides a naive but first-hand account of many places and peoples at that time.

Please enter your name. J ohann Schiltberger’s travel narrative, The Bondage and Travels of Johann Schiltberger, indicates that he was an unwitting and unwilling explorer of the Middle East. Islam Salem marked it as to-read May 31, Add to Wish List. Schiltberger left his home at an early age; inat the age of 14, he set off with his master, Leonard Richartinger, and immediately entered into military service.

Unfortunately, Schiltberger was quite likely illiterate, so this is what a scribe wrote down for him. Hakluyt Society, First Series. It also seems as if a foreign religion was not forced upon him, although he does tell how a Christian would convert to Islam. Home About Help Search. Yahya rated it it was amazing Oct 04, I am not an expert on the 14th or 15th century, or on the near east, or anything like that.


Literature schiltbegrer be classified according to a variety of systems,…. Read more Read less. Bondage and travels of Johann Schiltberger. Schiltberger was basically a 14 yer old foot soldier in one of the final crusades: Quite confusing at times, but not to be long awaited for the adventure to resume. The E-mail Address es you entered is are not in a valid format. The optimistic outlook was maybe due to the fact that Schiltberger survived to write, but I can imagine this guy survived largely due to pluck, cleverness, and a bit of luck.

Voyages and travels — Early works to Already read this title? Christian communities even in the Great Tatary schiltberber the steppes are also remarkable.

The Reisebuchone of the first German contributions to geography, was first printed about Farah marked it as to-read Dec 25, Your request to send this item has been completed. Your list has reached the maximum number of items. Some features of WorldCat will not be available.

Umut rated it really liked it Oct 25, In other projects Wikimedia Commons.