Corpus ID: 159440883

The law of Apostasy in Islam: Answering the Question why There are so few Moslem Converts, and Giving Examples of Their Moral Courage and Martyrdom

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  title={The law of Apostasy in Islam: Answering the Question why There are so few Moslem Converts, and Giving Examples of Their Moral Courage and Martyrdom},
  author={S. Zwemer}
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