Correspondence with European states; Documents about Armenians and Catholics
Sulṭān Ḥusayn, Shah of Persia
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The reign of Sulṭān Ḥusayn presents a paradox with regard to Muslim-Christian relations. On the one hand, the position of Iran’s Armenians – indeed of all non-Shīʿī Muslims – markedly deteriorated. This was mostly a function of a weak ruler unable or unwilling to stand up to the voices of intolerance in his entourage, either from hardline clerics or …
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“ Correspondence with European states; Documents about Armenians and Catholics”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas.
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