Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation)

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Final Conquest
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Frequent revolts

[338c] The people of Ṭabaristân kept asking for a treaty one time and refusing to pay the tribute the next time, continually starting war and suing for peace. In the days of Marwân ibn-Muḥammad ibn-Marwân ibn-al-Ḥakam they rebelled and disregarded their treaty until abu-l-‘Abbâs, the Commander of the Believers, when he became caliph, sent to them his ‘âmil and made terms with…

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“Final Conquest”, in: Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation), General Editor Aḥmad b. Yaḥyā al-Balādhūrī. Consulted online on 17 October 2019

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