This treatise, which is 53 pages long in the modern edition, is divided into three sections as specified by the author at the beginning of the work. The first section (§§ 1-4) describes Muḥammad’s life and death, with a heavy emphasis on the role of Baḥīrā (who is described in rather favorable terms) in the shaping of his b…
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Burman, Thomas E.,
“ De statu Sarracenorum”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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