Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation)

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The Death of Yazdajird ibn-Shahriyâr ibn-Kisra Abarwîz ibn-Hurmuz ibn-Anûshirwân
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The flight of Yazdajird

[315] Yazdajird fled from al-Madâ’in to Ḥulwân and thence to Iṣbahân. When the Moslems were done with Nihâwand, he fled from Iṣbahân to Iṣṭakhr, where he was pursued, after the conquest of Iṣbahân, by ‘Abdallâh ibn-Budail ibn-Warḳâ’, but to no avail. Abu-Mûsa-l-Ash‘ari came to Iṣṭakhr and attempted its conquest, but did not succeed, and likewise did ‘Uthmân ibn-abi-l-‘Âṣi ath-Thaḳafi try it and fail.

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“The Death of Yazdajird ibn-Shahriyâr ibn-Kisra Abarwîz ibn-Hurmuz ibn-Anûshirwân”, in: Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation), General Editor Aḥmad b. Yaḥyā al-Balādhūrī. Consulted online on 17 September 2019



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