Kitāb al-muqtabis fī ta'rīkh rijāl al-Andalus, part of Al-ta'rīkh al-kabīr(1,158 words)

Meouak, Mohamed



The gleaner, on the history of the people of al-Andalus, part of The great history

Ibn Ḥayyān

Date: Probably after 1058-59

Original Language: Arabic

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The Muqtabis is undoubtedly a primary source for reconstructing the history of al-Andalus between the end of the 8th and the end of the 10th centuries. As a supporter of the Umayyads, Ibn Ḥayyān was sharply critical of the fall of this dynasty, the break-up of centralized power, the civil war an…

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Meouak, Mohamed . " Kitāb al-muqtabis fī ta'rīkh rijāl al-Andalus, part of Al-ta'rīkh al-kabīr." Christian-Muslim Relations. A Bibliographical History. General Editor David Thomas. Brill Online, 2014. Reference. 23 April 2014 <http://referenceworks.brillonline.com/entries/christian-muslim-relations/kitab-al-muqtabis-fi-tarikh-rijal-al-andalus-part-of-al-tarikh-al-kabir-COM_23341>
First appeared online: 2010



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