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 Alfurkan tatarski prawdziwy na czterdzieści części podzielony
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Alfurkan tatarski

'True Tatar Alfurkan divided into 40 parts'

‘Piotr Czyżewski’

Date: 1617

Original Language: Polish


Alfurkan Tatarski was written during a period of intensive production of intra- and interreligious polemical literature. Although it is only about 80 quarto pages long, and despite the fact that it is a pamphlet insulting the Muslim Tatars, it provides a great deal of information about the Muslims who lived in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania in the early 17th century. It was…

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Konopacki, Artur, “ Alfurkan tatarski prawdziwy na czterdzieści części podzielony”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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