Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation)

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The Battle of al-Yarmûk
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A description of the battle

[135] Heraclius gathered large bodies of Greeks, Syrians, Mesopotamians and Armenians numbering about 200,000.1 This army he put under the command of one of his choice men2 and sent as a van-guard Jabalah ibn-al-Aiham al-G…

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“The Battle of al-Yarmûk”, in: Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation), General Editor Aḥmad b. Yaḥyā al-Balādhūrī. Consulted online on 19 November 2019

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