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Published: 30 December 2013

272 Pages | 10 B/W illustrations

ISBN: 9780748633319

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Twelver Shiism

Unity and Diversity in the Life of Islam, 632 to 1722

Andrew J. Newman

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Charts the history of Twelver Shi`ism and the processes underlying the development of its key distinctive doctrines and practices, which ensured its survival in the face of repeated internal and external challenges.