Twelve infallible men : the imams and the making of Shi'ism /

"The rift between Sunni and Shīʻah Muslims is one of the most salient divisions in the history of Islam. Twelve Infallible Men explores the role of stories in the development of a distinctly Shīʻah identity, demonstrating how accounts of saintly figures were popularized to meet the needs of a...

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Main Author: Pierce, Matthew (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2016.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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