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The Caliphate: Its Rise, Decline, and Fall, from Original Sources
Sir William Muir
No preview available - 2004
Abbasid Caliph Abbasid empire Abd al-Malik Abd al-Rahman Abdallah Ibn Abu Muslim Adnanite Aghani Al-Fadl Alid faction Alids allegiance Amr Ibn al-'As appointed Arabian Arabs army asked Athir Baghdad Banii Barmecides Basrah became Caliph Bedouin Berbers brother Buyid Byzantine called charter Christians clan clients commencement of Islam conquered countries Covenant Dailemites death dirhems Egypt employed Fatimide favour fought governor Hajjaj Hisham honour Husain Ibn Abdallah Ibn AH Ibn Zubair Ibrahim Irak Islamic empire Ja'far Jenghiz Khan Khalid Khillikan Khorasan Kiifah killed Koran Kuraish Kurashite land-tax Ma'mun Mahdf Makrizi mamluks Mansiir Mansur manumitted Marwan Mas'udi Meccah Medinah Mohammed Ibn Moslems mother Mu'awiyah Mudarite Mutawakkil non-Arab Omar Omar's pagan days persecuted Persians persons Pious Caliphs poet poll-tax Prophet Rashfd religion religious replied ruler Saffah Seljuks sent slave-girl slaves sovereignty stipends Sultan Syria took tribe Turkish Turks Ubaidallah Umayyads Uthman vizier Yahya Yazfd Yemen Yemenite Ziyad