The original Greek text seems to have described the execution of sixty Byzantine soldiers who refused to convert to Islam following their capture in Gaza, probably in 639. An Arab commander called Ammiras, perhaps ident…
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“ Passio sexaginta martyrum qui passi sunt a Sarracenis (the original Greek title is lost)”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 25 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23476>