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 Islam and Muslims in the works of Christian Arab historians
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Islam and Muslims in the works of Christian Arab historians of the 18th and early 19th centuries

Date: 18th and early 19th centuries

Original Language: Arabic

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Christians in the early modern Middle East under Ottoman rule have been variously described by scholars as a persecuted minority, active commercial agents, ‘the people of the dhimma’, or protégés of foreign powers. From the time of the Ottoman conquest of Syria, Palestine and Egypt in 1516-17, Christians in A…

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el Eid Bualuan, Hayat, “ Islam and Muslims in the works of Christian Arab historians”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 20 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_29090>



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