Jadhwat al-muqtabis fī ta’rīkh ʿulamā’ al-Andalus
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Jadhwat al-muqtabis

A firebrand for the seeker of illumination about the history of the scholars of al-Andalus, A firebrand for the seeker of illumination

Al-Ḥumaydī

Date: After 1056-57

Original Language: Arabic

Description

Jadhwat al-muqtabis is a biographical dictionary of rulers, scholars and poets of al-Andalus. It includes an historical introduction to al-Andalus from the Muslim conquest up to 1145-46.

According to the accounts of its composition, al-Ḥumaydī…

Cite this page
El Hour, Rachid, “ Jadhwat al-muqtabis fī ta’rīkh ʿulamā’ al-Andalus”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 20 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23336>
First published online: 2010



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