Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Liber apologeticus martyrum
(166 words)

Book in defense of the martyrs

Eulogius of Cordova = Eulógio of Córdoba = Eulógio of Toledo

Date: 857-59

Original Language: Latin


Here Eulogius combines a general defense of the martyrs’ claim to sanctity with specific hagiographical narratives, in this case involving the passions of Rudericus and Salomon who died on 13 March 857. In the course of this work Eulogius makes passing reference to a new persecution launc…

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Tolan, John, “ Liber apologeticus martyrum”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 August 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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