Date of Birth: 1635 Place of Birth: Erfurt, Thuringia Date of Death: 1679 Place of Death: Fontainebleau, France
Johann Michael Wansleben (often known as Vansleb) was the son of a Lutheran pastor in Erfurt. His biographer notes that he possessed intellectual gifts that provided numerous opportunities for him, which were wasted on his addictions to a frivolous lifestyle and drink. He recei…
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Grafton, David D.,
“Johann Michael Wansleben”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas.
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