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Paul of Aleppo

N.I. Zharkikh

Paul of Aleppo (1627 – 1669) – son of and assistant to the Patriarch of Antioch Macarius. He was accompanied Makarius on his trip (1652 – 1659) in Moldavia, Wallachia, Ukraine and Russia, and left a detailed description of the seen, which is the primary historical source.



Description of trip to Moscow

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Travel itinerary

Ukraine in the description


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