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Ibn Ṣāḥib al-Ṣalāt
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, Abū Marwān ʿAbd al-Malik b. Muḥammad al-Bād̲j̲ī , Andalusian author of an important history of the Almohads entitled al-Mann bi ’l-imāma ʿala ’l-mustaḍʿafīn bi-an d̲j̲aʿalahum Allāh al-aʾimma wa-d̲j̲aʿalahum al-wārit̲h̲īn (ed. ʿAbd al-Hādī al-Tāzī, Beirut 1964). Practically nothing is known of This Ibn Ṣāḥib al-Ṣalāt nor of his connexion with several other men of the same name. Ibn Ṣāḥib al-Ṣalāt seems himself to have been an Almohad ḥāfiẓ and clearly was closely involved in the events which he describes. Brockelmann’s statement, presumably taken from Amari, tha…

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Hopkins, J.F.P., “Ibn Ṣāḥib al-Ṣalāt”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel, W.P. Heinrichs. Consulted online on 23 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_islam_SIM_3348>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004161214, 1960-2007



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