Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Unknown author
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The Apocalypse of Pseudo-Athanasius

Date of Birth: Unknown, probably 2nd half of the 7th c.

Place of Birth: Unknown, probably Egypt

Date of Death: Unknown, probably 1st half or beginning of the 2nd half of the 8th c.

Place of Death: Unknown, probably a monastery in the Fayyūm


The author ascribed his text to the famous church father and archbishop Athanasius of Alexandria (c. 295-373), but the authorship is in fact un…

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Witte, Bernd, “Unknown author”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 11 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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