Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation)

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Border Raids
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Under ‘Umar I

[431c] ‘Ali ibn-Muḥammad ibn-‘Abdallâh ibn-abu-Saif:—‘Umar ibn-al-Khaṭṭâb appointed ‘Uthmân ibn-abu-l-‘Âṣi ath-Thaḳafi over al-Baḥrain and ‘Umân in the [432] year 15. The latter sent his brother, al-Ḥakam, to al-Baḥrain, and went himself to ‘Umân, and sent an army across to Tânah.1 When the army returned, he wrote to ‘Umar, informing…

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“Border Raids”, in: Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation), General Editor Aḥmad b. Yaḥyā al-Balādhūrī. Consulted online on 20 October 2019



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