Date: 942 or shortly thereafter Original Language: Arabic
The odd title by which Maḥbūb’s universal history is usually known, Kitāb al-ʿunwān, ‘The book of the title’, requires comment. Recent students of the work (Breydy, Hoyland, Samir) all point out that the actual title of the work, preserved in S…
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N. Swanson, Mark,
“ Kitāb al-tārīkh”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 20 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25075>