Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation)

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Ḳutaibah’s Conquests
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Ḳutaibah governor of Khurâsân

[419c] Al-Ḥajjâj then appointed as governor of Khurâsân Ḳutaibah ibn-Muslim al-Bâhili. He made an expedition against Akharûn. When he was in aṭ-Ṭalikân,1 the two dihkâns of Balkh met him and crossed the river with him. At the time he crossed the river, there also came to …

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“Ḳutaibah’s Conquests”, in: Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation), General Editor Aḥmad b. Yaḥyā al-Balādhūrī. Consulted online on 16 November 2019

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