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Ayyūb Ṣabrī Pas̲h̲a
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, Ottoman naval officer and author. A graduate of the naval college, he held various appointments, and served for a while in both the Ḥid̲j̲āz and Yemen. He died in Istanbul in 1308/1890. He was the author of a number of historical and descriptive works on Arabia, including an account of Mecca and Medina ( Mirʾāt al-Ḥaramayn , 3 vols., Istanbul 1301-6), and a history of the Wahhābīs ( Taʾrīk̲h̲-i Wahhābiyyān , Istanbul 1296). Besides these he wrote a biography of the Prophet called Maḥmūd al-Siyar (Edirne 1287).

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Babinger 372-3

Sid̲j̲ill-i ʿOt̲h̲mānī, i, 451

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Lewis, B., “Ayyūb Ṣabrī Pas̲h̲a”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel, W.P. Heinrichs. Consulted online on 05 August 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_islam_SIM_0933>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004161214, 1960-2007



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