Dhayl
(901 words)

Kitāb al-dhayl

The 'History' or 'Chronicle' of Yaḥyā ibn Saʿīd ibn Yaḥyā al-Anṭākī, Sequel, History, Chronicle

Yaḥyā ibn Saʿīd al-Anṭākī

Date: Approximately 1006-34

Original Language: Arabic

Description

The Dhayl or ‘Sequel’ of Yaḥyā ibn Saʿīd ibn Yaḥyā al-Anṭākī is a chronology of the years 938-1034 which carefully follows the model of its predecessor, the Annals of Saʿīd ibn Baṭrīq. It is arranged by ruler, specifically, the Abbasid and Fatimid caliphs. It…

Cite this page
N. Swanson, Mark, “ Dhayl”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25077>
First published online: 2010



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