The Conquest of as-Sawâd
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Arabic text

[241] The caliphate of abu-bakr aṣ-ṣiddîḳ

Al-Muthanna invades as-Sawâd

Al-Muthanna ibn-Ḥârithah ibn-Salamah ibn-Ḍamḍam ash-Shaibâni used to lead incursions with some of his men against as-Sawâd.1 Having heard of it, abu-Bakr made inqu…

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“The Conquest of as-Sawâd”, in: Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation), General Editor Aḥmad b. Yaḥyā al-Balādhūrī. Consulted online on 22 July 2018



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