Odorico da Pordenone, Odoricus de Foro Iulii, Odoricus de Portu Naonis, Odorico de Porto Naone de Friuli Date of Birth: Between 1275 and 1280 Place of Birth: Pordenone, Italy Date of Death: 1331 Place of Death: Udine
Most of what we know for sure about Odoric’s life comes from his own account of his travels in Asia. According to John of Viktring, his father was a mercenary in the garrison established in Pordenone by Ottokar II, King of Bohemia (Li…
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“Odoric of Pordenone”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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