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 Oratio de profanitate Turcicae religionis
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‘Oration on the profanity of the Turkish religion’

Oratio de profanitate Turcicae religionis

Date: 1596

Original Language: Latin


Among the printed publications associated with Wittenberg University is a brochure published in 1596, containing three works, all concerned with the Turks, and specifically with their religion, the causes for the expansion of their empire, and, more generally, the Muslim Turks as the greatest enemies of Christians. Its full title is Antonius Euonymus: Or…

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Gyulai, Éva, “ Oratio de profanitate Turcicae religionis”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <>

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