Abū l-Ḥasan ʿAlī ibn Muḥammad al-Shābushtī (or Abū ʿAbdallāh Muḥammad ibn Isḥāq) Date of Birth: Unknown Place of Birth: Probably Iraq Date of Death: 999 or 1008 Place of Death: Cairo
Al-Shābushtī is said to have descended from a Daylamī family in the service of the Būyids. All that is known with certainty of his life before he became the librarian of the Fatimid Caliph al-ʿAzīz (r. 975-96) is that he…
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Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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