Date: Unknown; probably early 13th century Original Language: Arabic
The book is a general history of Islam organized as akhbār (reports). The first part starts with the Prophet Muḥammad and the four Rightly Guided Caliphs, and continues through the Umayyad caliphate in the East. Then, Ibn al-Kardabūs makes special reference to the history of al-Andalus, taken as…
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Zomeño, Amalia ,
“ Kitāb al-iktifāʾ fī akhbār al-khulafāʾ”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 13 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23334>