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 Summa totius haeresis ac diabolicae sectae Saracenorum siue Hismahelitarum
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Summa totius haeresis Saracenorum

Sum of the entire heresy or demonic sect of the Saracens or Ishmaelites, Sum of the entire heresy of the Saracens

Peter of Cluny

Date: Probably 1143-44

Original Language: Latin

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The corpus of texts commissioned by Peter is introduced by two works of the abbot himself: a letter and the Summa totius haeresis Saracenorum, in which Peter summarizes the contents of the armarium and lays out the main lines of his argument against Islam.

The pri…

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Iogna-Prat & John Tolan, Dominque, “ Summa totius haeresis ac diabolicae sectae Saracenorum siue Hismahelitarum”, 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_24377>
First published online: 2010



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