Cathay (region)

URI https://medievalmideast.org/place/17805

Northern China

Names

  • Latin: Cathaia 1
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Event DescriptionDate
Events mentioned by Riccoldo da Montecroce 1 c. 1289c.129014th C1864

Sources

  • 1Cathaia: Riccoldo da Montecroce, Liber Peregrinationis, in J. C. M. Laurent, ed., Peregrinatores Medii Aevi Quatuor (Leipzig: C. P. Melzeri, 1864), XII 12. [Latin].

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson and Margaret Gaida, “Cathay” in Thomas A. Carlson, ed. Historical Index of the Medieval Middle East, last modified September 16, 2021, https://medievalmideast.org/place/17805.

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  • Thomas A. Carlson: Data merging and XML; place categorization; abstract; and matching from Laurent's Peregrinatores medii aevi quattuor
  • Margaret Gaida: categorization from Laurent's Peregrinatores medii aevi quattuor
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