Date: Unknown; perhaps 940s or 950s Original Language: Arabic
MZ no. 24, not in HP.
Kitāb al-bayān al-mukhtaṣar is a relatively brief work of catechesis and apology that, after an Introduction marked by a sophisticated Arabic style, discusses a variety of matters (see Graf, GCAL ii, p. 312, for a list of topics) in a simple fashion often more catechetical in nature than apologetic; this is t…
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N. Swanson, Mark,
“ Kitāb al-bayān al-mukhtaṣar fī l-īmān”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 19 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24986>