Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Unknown author
(102 words)

Historia vel Gesta Francorum

Date of Birth: Unknown, probably 8th c.

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: Unknown, probably 8th c.

Place of Death: Unknown


The compiler, who may have been a monk, was working on the orders of Count Childebrand and his son Count Nibelung, members of the Carolingian ruling house. Nothing is known about him except what can be deduced from his text.

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Collins, Roger, “Unknown author”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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