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The History of Al-Tabari Vol. 27: The 'Abbasid Revolution A.D. 743-750/A.H. 126-132

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The History of Al-Tabari Vol. 27: The 'abbasid Revolution A.D. 743-750/A.H. 126-132 - Williams, John Alden (Translated by)
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By 735 an Arab empire stretched from Arles and Avignon in southern France to the Indus River and Central Asia, and a vital young civilization fostered by a new world religion was taking root. Yet the Muslim conquerors were divided by tribal quarrels, tensions among new converts, and religious revolts. In 745 a vigorous new successor to the Prophet took control in Damascus and began to restore the waning power of the Umayyad dynasty. Marwan II's attempts were thwarted, however, by revolts on every hand, even among his own ...

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The History of Al-Tabari Vol. 27: The 'abbasid Revolution A.D. 743-750/A.H. 126-132 1990, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9780791406250

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The History of Al-Tabari Vol. 27: The 'abbasid Revolution A.D. 743-750/A.H. 126-132 1985, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9780873958844

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