Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Life of David, King of kings
(254 words)

Unknown author

Date of Birth: Mid-11th century

Place of Birth: Georgia

Date of Death: Mid-12th century

Place of Death: Unknown


The anonymous author of The Life of David was a contemporary of King David IV of Georgia (1073-1125) and his faithful follower, known to him personally and therefore able to give a vivid account of his life. He was acquainted with both eastern and western history, culture…

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Abashidze, Medea D., “Life of David, King of kings”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 August 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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