Date: Probably late 904 or early 905 Original Language: Greek
Following the Arab assault on Thessaloniki in July 904, Nicolas wrote to a Muslim ruler, probably the emir of Crete, Muḥammad ibn Shuʿayb (895-910), requesting an exchange of prisoners. Although they are not identified, these were quite probably the captives from Thessaloniki, many of whom were sold on the islan…
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“ Tō hautō”, 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_25033>