Date: Unknown; before about 940 Original Language: Arabic
All that has survived from this work is a list of the names of 60 Christian sects, as given by Ibn al-Nadīm (Fihrist, p. 405), who also supplies its generic title. It is unclear whether al-Qaḥṭabī went on to describe each sect, in the way that al-Nāshiʾ al-Akbar (q.v.) does in his work from the same period, or whether he merely lis…
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“ Al-radd ʿalā al-Naṣārā”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23201>