Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Ambroise
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Biography

The only source of information about the author of L’Estoire de la guerre sainte is the work itself, and even there only a few details are given: the name Ambroise, which appears seven times, and frequent comments in the course of the story, in the third person singular (the usual practice in historiographical narratives) and the first person singular or plural. It has been suggeste…

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Croizy-Naquet , Catherine, “Ambroise”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24382>
First published online: 2010



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