Tradition and survival: a bibliographical survey of early Shī'ite literature, Volume 1
Oneworld, 2003 - Biography & Autobiography - 384 pages
Featuring over 200 key thinkers, both major and less well-known, and spanninghree centuries, this is a comprehensive survey of early Shi'ite literature.or each figure, the author offers a summary of their life and achievements,efore continuing to outline their literary and scholarly contributions tohe canon, and documenting all sources for their writings, even thoseong-since vanished. Each entry includes information on further reading forhe figure in question, in addition to detailed footnotes and a fullibliography.
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