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 Libro llamado Antialcorán
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Libro llamado Antialcorán

‘The book known as Against the Qur’an’

Bernardo Pérez de Chinchón

Date: 1532

Original Language: Spanish


Bernardo Pérez wrote Antialcorano as a response to a problem created by the forced baptisms of Valencian Muslims during the revolt of the Germanías (1519-22). For him the task of evangelisation of the new converts, the Moriscos, was arduous and complex since few clergy felt willing to preach to them and tea…

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Pons Fuster, Francisco, “ Libro llamado Antialcorán”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 16 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2015

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