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The Caliph and the Heretic : Ibn Saba and the Origins of Shi Ism.

Author: Sean Anthony
Publisher: Leiden : BRILL, 2011.
Series: Islamic history and civilization.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book offers an examination of the origins of Sh??ite Islam as viewed through the lens of the traditions surrounding its earliest and most infamous heretic,?Abd All?h ibn Saba?, and the sectarian movement he purportedly founded, the Saba??ya.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: ʻAbd Allāh ibn Sabaʼ; ʻAbd Allāh ibn Sabaʼ
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sean Anthony
ISBN: 9789004216068 9004216065
OCLC Number: 811606094
Description: 1 online resource (368 pages).
Contents: Ibn Saba and the Sayfian corpus --
Sayf ibn Umar and the Sabaiya (i): the caliphate of Uthman ibn Affan --
Sayf ibn Umar and the Sabaiya (ii): Ali ibn Abi Talib the Battle of the camel --
Excursus: The Sayfian corpus in the riwaya of NasĐr ibn MuzahĐim --
Ibn Saba and the heresiographers --
The execution of Ibn Saba --
The parousia of Ali ibn Abi TĐalib --
Excursus 1: Ali in the clouds --
Excursus 2: The letter of Ali given to Abd Allah ibn Wahb al-Hamdani --
The Sabaiya of the Umayyad period.
Series Title: Islamic history and civilization.

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This book offers an examination of the origins of Shi'ite Islam as viewed through the lens of the traditions surrounding its earliest and most infamous heretic, 'Abd Allah ibn Saba', and the  Read more...

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