Relaçaõ da grande Guerra Civil, que ha na Turquia, em que tem havido muita mortandade no Imperio do Sultaõ. Traduzida de varias cartas, que tem vindo da Corte de Constantinopla.
(Colophon): Lisbon 1757.
8vo. 7 pp. Wrappers. Title printed on p. 1.
Though historians define 1757 as a period of peace in Turkey, the writer relates that oppressive taxation had led 40,000 people to rebel, and the Grand Sultan had fled to Russia where he had raised troops. A lack of leadership had caused confusion, and various military leaders vied for power. An explosion at a garrison had killed thousands.