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 Kitāb al-taʾrīkh al-majmūʿ ʿalā l-taḥqīq wa-l-taṣdīq
(2,594 words)

Kitāb naẓm al-jawhar

The book of history, compiled through investigation and verification, String of pearlsAnnales

Saʿīd ibn Baṭrīq, Eutychius of Alexandria

Date: 938

Original Language: Arabic


The Arabic historiographical treatise known as the Annales, following its Latin translation by E. Pococke in 1658-59, is also known as Kitāb naẓm al-jawhar, ‘String of pearls’ and Kitāb al-taʾrīkh al-majmūʿ ʿalā l-taḥqīq wa-l-taṣdīq, ‘The book of history, compile…

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Simonsohn, Uriel, “ Kitāb al-taʾrīkh al-majmūʿ ʿalā l-taḥqīq wa-l-taṣdīq”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 11 December 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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