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  •  The History of al-Tabari Vol. 32

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 32

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 32; The Reunification of the ‘Abbasid Caliphate: The Caliphate of al-Ma’mun A.D. 813-833/A.H. 198-218 The 20 years’ caliphate of al-Ma’mum [...]

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 32
    2.8 (56.25%) 16 vote[s]
  •  The History of al-Tabari Vol. 37

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 37

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 37; The ‘Abbasid Recovery: The War Against the Zanj Ends A.D. 879-893/A.H. 266-279 This volume of Tabari’s annals deals almost exclusively with the final [...]

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 37
    1.5 (30%) 2 vote[s]
  •  The History of Al-Tabari Volume 39

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 39

    In the introduction to his History, al-T’abari declared his intention to append to it a biographical work for the reader’s convenience. Only a collection of excerpts has survived, [...]

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  •  The History of Al-Tabari Volume 24

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 24

    In this volume, which covers the caliphates of Sulayman, ‘Umar II, and Yazid II, al-Tabari provides vivid and detailed accounts of the events spanning the period from 97-105/715-724. We [...]

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  •  The History of al-Tabari Vol. 11

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 11

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 11; The Challenge to the Empires A.D. 633-635/A.H. 12-13 Although this volume deals with the part of al-Tabari’s History covering the years 12 and 13 (633-35), [...]

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  •  The History of Al-Tabari Volume 19

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 19

    This volume deals with the caliphate of Yazid. Yazid was not accepted as a legitimate caliph by many of the leading Muslims of the time, and, therefore, al-Tabari has concentrated his account of [...]

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  •  The History of Al-Tabari Volume 8

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 8

    This volume covers the history of the Muslim community and the biography of Prophet Muhammad in the middle Medinan years. It begins with the unsuccessful last Meccan attack on Medina, known as [...]

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  •  The History of al-Tabari Vol. 12

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 12

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 12; The Battle of al-Qadisiyyah and the Conquest of Syria and Palestine A.D. 635-637/A.H. 14-15 The present volume of the History of al-Tabari deals with the years [...]

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  •  The History of Al-Tabari Volume 14

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 14

    This volume covers the years 21-23/641-43 of the caliphate of ‘Umar b. al-Khattab. It can be divided into two distinct and almost equal parts: the first concerning the Muslim conquests in [...]

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  •  The History of Al-Tabari Volume 6

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 6

    The sixth volume of the translation of al-Tabari’s History deals with the ancestors of Muhammad, with his own early life, and then with his prophetic mission up to the time of his Hijrah or [...]

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    3.3 (66.67%) 3 vote[s]
  •  The History of Al-Tabari Volume 23

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 23

    This volume covers the years 700-715 A.D., a period that witnessed the last five years of the caliphate of the Umayyad `Abd al-Malik b. Marwan and the whole of the caliphate of his son al-Walid . [...]

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  •  The History of Al-Tabari Volume 29

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 29

    This volume opens when the caliph al-Mansur has just defeated the rebellion of Muhammad the Pure Soul in 145/762-3 and is now securely established in power. The main concerns of the remaining [...]

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  •  The History of Al-Tabari Volume 5

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 5

    This volume of al-Tabari’s History has a particularly wide sweep and interest. It provides the most complete and detailed historical source for the Persian empire of the Sasanids, whose [...]

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 5
    2.6 (52%) 5 vote[s]
  •  The History of al-Tabari Vol. 31

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 31

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 31; The War between Brothers: The Caliphate of Muhammad al-Amin A.D. 809-813/A.H. 193-198 This section of the History of al-Tabari covers the caliphate of Muhammad [...]

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 31
    2 (40%) 11 vote[s]
  •  The History of Al-Tabari Volume 11

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 11

    Although this volume deals with the part of al-Tabari’s History covering the years 12 and 13 (633-35), in the caliphates of Abu Bakr al-Siddiq and ‘Umar b. al-Khattab, the narratives [...]

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  •  The History of al-Tabari Vol. 3

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 3

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 3; The Children of Israel This volume continues the stories of the Israelite patriarchs and prophets who figured in Volume II, as well as of the semi-mythical rulers [...]

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 3
    2.5 (50%) 6 vote[s]
  •  Letters for Alpha

    Letters for Alpha

    The events at Ghadir Khum was a turning point in the history of Islam. The command was “If thou didst it not, thou wouldst not have fulfilled and proclaimed thy mission.” In this brief [...]

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  •  The History of Al-Tabari Volume 10

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 10

    Volume X of al-Tabari’s massive chronicle is devoted to two main subjects. The first is the selection of Abu Bakr as the first caliph or successor to the Prophet Muh’ammad following [...]

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  •  The History of al-Tabari Vol. 20

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 20

    The History of al-Tabari Vol. 20; The Collapse of Sufyanid Authority and the Coming of the Marwanids: The Caliphates of Mu’awiyah II and Marwan I and the Beginning of The Caliphate of [...]

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  •  The History of Al-Tabari Volume 3

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 3

    This volume continues the stories of the Israelite patriarchs and prophets who figured in Volume II, as well as of the semi-mythical rulers of ancient Iran. In addition to biblical, [...]

    The History of Al-Tabari Volume 3
    4 (80%) 4 vote[s]