The History of Al-Tabari: The Conquest of Arabia: The Riddah Wars, A. D. 632-633/A. H. 11

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780791410721
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press
  • Publication date: 2/1/1993
  • Series: SUNY series in Near Eastern Studies Series, #10
  • Pages: 248
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents



Translator's Foreword

Maps 1. Western Arabia at the Time of the Riddah Wars

2. Eastern Arabia at the Time of the Riddah Wars

The Events of the Year 11 (cont'd) (632/633)

What Took Place between the Muhajirun and the Ansar over the Matter of Leadership at the Portico of the Banu Sàidah

Remainder of the Account Regarding al-'Ansi the Liar

[Abu Bakr's Letter to the Apostates]

The Remainder of the Account about Ghatafan at the Time of Their Joining with Tulayhah and Other Things Relating to the Affair of Tulayhah

The Apostasy of Hawazin, Sulaym, and 'Amir

Banu Tamim and the Affair of Sajah bt. al-Harith b.Suwayd

Continuation of the Account of Sayf

Al-Butah and Its Story

Remainder of the Story of Musaylimah the Liar and His Tribe of the People of al-Yamamah

The People of al-Bahrayn, the Apostasy of al-Hutam, and Those Who Joined With Him in al-Bahrayn

The Apostasy of the People of 'Uman and Mahrah and the Yemen

The Account of Mahrah in the Uplands

Account of the Apostates in the Yemen

The Wicked People of 'Akk

Apostasy of the People of the Yemen a Second Time

The Story of Tahir When He Marched to Reinforce Fayruz

The Account of Hadramawt during Their Apostasy

Continuation of the Report of Sayf

Bibliography of Cited Works


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