Madînat as-Salâm
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Arabic text

Built by al-Manṣûr

[294c] Baghdâdh1 was an ancient city, [295] but al-Manṣûr colonized it, and added a city to it2 which he began in the year 145. Hearing that Muḥammad and Ibrâhîm, the sons of ‘Abdallâh ibn-Ḥasan ibn-…

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“Madînat as-Salâm”, in: Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation), General Editor Aḥmad b. Yaḥyā al-Balādhūrī. Consulted online on 22 April 2018



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