Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Kitāb al-ṣila fī ta’rīkh a’immat al-Andalus
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Kitāb al-ṣila

The continuation on the history of the sages of al-Andalus, The continuation

Ibn Bashkuwāl

Date: 1139

Original Language: Arabic


The Ṣila is Ibn Bashkuwāl’s best-known work, being the continuation of the biographical dictionary compiled by Ibn al-Faradī (d. 1013), Taʾrīkh ʿulamāʾ al-Andalus. The Ṣila was continued by other authors: Ibn al-Abbār in his Takmila (‘The complement’) and Ibn al-Zubayr in Ṣilat al-ṣila (‘The continuation of The conti…

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Carballeira Debasa, Ana María , “ Kitāb al-ṣila fī ta’rīkh a’immat al-Andalus”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 04 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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