Publisher description for Muslims and Christians in Norman Sicily : Arabic speakers and the end of Islam / Alex Metcalfe.

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This is the first work to offer a specific account of the social, religious and linguistic shift from a largely Arabic-speaking Muslim island in 1060 to a largely 'Latin'-speaking Christian one by around 1250.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Sicily (Italy) -- History -- 1016-1194.
Muslims -- Italy -- Sicily -- History.
Islam -- Italy -- Sicily -- History.
Christianity -- Italy -- Sicily -- History.
Christianity and other religions -- Italy -- Sicily -- History.