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2.3 Wāsiṭ
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In Volume 2 | Part B, The Islamic Provinces in the 2nd Century | Chapter 2, Iraq | 2.3, Wāsiṭ

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Wāsiṭ was situated opposite Kashkar, an old Christian bishopric, on the eastern bank of the Tigris.1 Ḥajjāj had founded the ci…

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Josef van Ess, “2.3 Wāsiṭ”, in: Theology and Society Online, Josef van Ess. Consulted online on 02 February 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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