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 Kitāb nāṣir al-dīn ʿalā l-qawm al-kafīrīn wa-huwa al-sayf al-ashhar ʿalā kulli man kafara
(2,387 words)



‘The book of the supporter of religion against the infidels or The unsheathed sword against all who disbelieve’‘The victory of religion over the unbelieving people’

Aḥmad ibn Qāsim al-Ḥajarī

Date: 1637

Original Language: Arabic

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The first version of Kitāb nāṣir al-dīn is found in MS Azhar 30714, which al-Ḥajarī compiled in Cairo in 1637 on the order of the Malikite scholar al-Ujhūrī (1559-1656) as an extract from his more extensive travelogue (also compiled at the request of al-Ujhūrī), R…

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Wiegers, Gerard, “ Kitāb nāṣir al-dīn ʿalā l-qawm al-kafīrīn wa-huwa al-sayf al-ashhar ʿalā kulli man kafara”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27156>



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