Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation)

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The Fortifications of the Mesopotamian Frontier
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[183c]When ‘Uthmân ibn-‘Affân became caliph, he wrote to Mu‘âwiyah conferring on him the governorship of Syria, and assigned ‘Umair ibn-Sa‘d al-Anṣâri as govern…

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“The Fortifications of the Mesopotamian Frontier”, in: Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān (English translation), General Editor Aḥmad b. Yaḥyā al-Balādhūrī. Consulted online on 22 October 2019



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