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New researches on the Qur’an and the origins of islam (French)

Speaker : Mohammad Ali Amir-Moezzi

Moderator : P. Diego Sarrió Cucarella

Introduction : P. Laurent Basanese S.J.

Conference organized by the Pontifical Gregorian University of Rome, 28 February 2019

Conférencier : Mohammad Ali Amir-Moezzi

Modérateur: P. Diego Sarrió Cucarella

Introduction : P. Laurent Basanese s.j.

Conférence organisée par l’Université pontificale grégorienne à Rome, le 28 février 2019

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