Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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Bartoloměj Dvorský
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Little is known about the life of Bartoloměj Dvorský, other than what he wrote about himself in his polemic, Proti Alchoranu. He was an Utraquist pastor in the town of Kouřim in central Bohemia, and the Ottoman successes in Hungary in the 1540s provoked him to write this work.

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The only source associated with the author is the Proti Alchoranu itself.

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L. Lisy-Wagner, Islam, Chri…

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Lisy-Wagner, Laura , “Bartoloměj Dvorský”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 28 September 2020 <>
First published online: 2015

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