Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Jawāmīʿ akhbār al-umam min al-ʿArab wa-l-ʿajam
(159 words)

Compilations of reports on Arab and foreign nations

Ṣāʿid al-Andalusī

Date: Before about 1068

Original Language: Arabic


This work is also lost and is only known from two references in al-Andalusī’s Ṭabaqāt al-umam about its accounts of ancient Persian dynasties (ed. Bū ʿAlwān, p. 60) and the migration of pre-Islamic Arab tribes north from the Arabian peninsula (p. 125). It was evidently a descriptive work, maybe a history of …

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Thomas, David, “ Jawāmīʿ akhbār al-umam min al-ʿArab wa-l-ʿajam”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 25 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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