A short chronicle on the end of the Sasanian Empire and early Islam 590-660 A.D.

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Full title: A short chronicle on the end of the Sasanian Empire and early Islam 590-660 A.D. / edition, translation and commentary by Nasir al-Ka'bi.
Other authors: Kaʻbī, Naṣīr ʻAbd al-Ḥusayn, (Translator, edtior,)
Format: Book           


Summary: The Short Chronicle is an eyewitness report on the demise of the Sasanian and Byzantines Empires and the beginning of the Islamic period. It uses official Sasanian sources and Syriac church documents and mentions for the first time new Arab cities, including Mosul, Kufa, and Baṣra.
Other authors: Kaʻbī, Naṣīr ʻAbd al-Ḥusayn, (Translator, edtior,)
Language: English
Published: Piscataway, NJ : Gorgias Press, 2016.
Classmark: QMI935 /525486
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Series: Gorgias chronicles of late antiquity ; 1.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-141) and indexes.
ISBN: 9781463205638
1463205635