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Title: Violences et extorsions contre des moines dans la région d'Assiout
Subtitle: Réédition de P. Ryl. Arab. II 11
Author(s): VANTHIEGHEM, Naïm
Journal: Journal of Coptic Studies
Volume: 18 Date: 2016
Reedition of the Arabic petition P. Ryl. Arab. II 11 sent to the governor of Egypt. The document, which was written in high rhetorical style and probably dates from the Tulunid period (868-905), reports violences by Arab officials to monks living in the region of Asyut.