Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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The Martyrology of Vardan Bałišec‘i
(130 words)

Unknown author

Date of Birth: Approximately 1380s

Place of Birth: Armenia

Date of Death: Unknown

Place of Death: Unknown


The author does not identify himself/herself in the narrative. However, the self-deprecating self-references, appeal for divine inspiration to direct the narrative, and familiarity with the conventions of the genre and the contours of the Christian-Muslim debate, sugges…

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Cowe, S. Peter, “The Martyrology of Vardan Bałišec‘i”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 26 September 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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