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The Jesuits in 17th-century Japan
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The Jesuits in 17th-century Japan: Literature on Muslims and Islam

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The Society of Jesus was formed in Paris on 15 August 1534 within the tumultuous political and religious context of the early 16th century, which was marked not only by the Protestant Reformation, but also by Catholic religious dissent, the Sack of Rome (1527), the emergence of the Iber…

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Morris, James Harry, “The Jesuits in 17th-century Japan”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 07 August 2020 <>

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