Pierre d'Espagnac was captured by the Siamese in Tavoy
Pierre d'Espagnac was was captured by the Siamese in Tavoy. D'Espagnac left Brest with the Loubère in 1687 03, spoke Portuguese. The Jesuits were received warmly by the Siamese king Narai, observed an eclipse. The history of these observatories has been published never in a complete form.