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 Maqāla fī l-radd ʿalā Afrāʾīm wa-Ibn Zurʿa fī l-ikhtilāf fī l-milal
(295 words)



Treatise in refutation of Ephraim and Ibn Zurʿa concerning the difference between religions

ʿAlī ibn Riḍwān

Date: Unknown; before about 1060

Original Language: Arabic

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The work is lost and is known only from the list of Ibn Riḍwān’s works in Ibn Abī ʿUṣaybiʿa, ʿUyūn al-anbāʾ, p. 566. It was written against two of Ibn Riḍwān’s contemporaries, the Jewish doctor, Afrāʾīm ibn al-Zaffān, who was his own pupil in Cairo (ʿUyūn al-anbāʾ, pp. 567-68), and the Baghdad Jacob…

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Thomas, David, “ Maqāla fī l-radd ʿalā Afrāʾīm wa-Ibn Zurʿa fī l-ikhtilāf fī l-milal”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24149>
First published online: 2010



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