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 Histoire générale de la religion des Turcs
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‘A general history of the religion of the Turks’

Michel Baudier

Date: 1625

Original Language: French


In his foreword of the Histoire générale de la religion des Turcs (published in Paris in 1625), Baudier explains that this work on Islam completes his previous Inventaire de l’histoire générale des Turcs (Paris, 1617), which traces the history of the Ottoman Empire from 1300 to 1620, but does not deal with either the Islamic faith or its practices.

Moreover, his subject and purpose are…

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Borromeo, Elisabetta, “ Histoire générale de la religion des Turcs”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 21 October 2019 <>

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