The relatively short Martyrdom of Mikael-Gobron and his 133 companions affords insights into Arab action in eastern Georgia in the early 10th century. Stepane Mtbevari, who was a contemporary of Mikael-Gobron, describes the punitive expeditions of Abū l-Qāsim Yūsuf ibn Abī l-Sāj in the Caucasus region, when he ravaged Armenia and Caucasi…
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Abashidze, Medea D.,
“ Camebay cmidisa motsamisa Gobronisa, romeli ganiqvanes qvelis cixit”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 15 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24270>