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Al-Muqaddasi

Basil Anthony Collins

Al-Muqaddasi

the man and his works : with selected passages translated from the Arabic.

by Basil Anthony Collins

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Published by Department of Geography, University of Michigan in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Muqaddasi , Muhammad ibn Ahmad, -- 947-990

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesMichigan geographical publication -- no.10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13962964M

    Start studying Chapter "Study Guide" (Part 2). Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. geography book, Kitab ~uratal-arej,also known as Kitab al-masalikwa-al-mamalik,like that of al-l~takhrLII A fourth author belonging to the BalkhI school was al-MuqaddasI(d. ca. /) Very little is known of his life apart from what he tells us himself, but his origin is presumably Jerusalem, and he was in Mecca in /

    Al-Jāḥiẓ, Islamic theologian, intellectual, and litterateur known for his individual and masterful Arabic prose. His family, possibly of Ethiopian origin, had only modest standing in Basra, but his intellect and wit gained him acceptance in scholarly circles and in society. During the reign of the. May 30,  · THE HISTORIC MANUSCRIPTS OF ABDIRAHMAN BIN ISMAIL AL-JABARTI (DA’UD/DAROD) THE COLLECTION OF THE EGYPTIAN COUNCIL FOR THE GENEALOGY AND PRIOR HERITAGES FROM EARLY WRITTEN OF ARAB HASHIMITES OF AQELEYOON Retrieved through translation from original Arabic contemporary tribal history of south Arabian Peninsula .

    "Al-Muqaddasi was born in the year of the Common Era (CE), which corresponds to the year of the Islamic calendar (AH), and he died towards the close of the millennium. Defining the area of his study as that where the presence of the religious and political institutions of Islam dominated, he travelled throughout the regions observing, enquiring, researching, corroborating, weighing and. Jun 13,  · Al-Muqaddasi (the 10th century Muslim Geographer) 1. Al-Muqaddasi: He is the best representative of Arabic geography in the second half of the 10th ashleyllanes.com wrote the famous Ahsan at-taqasim fi ma'rifat al-aqalim (The Best Divisions for Knowledge of the Regions).


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Brand new Book. AL-MUQADDASI: LIFE & POEMS Translation & Introduction by Paul Smith There is little to say about the author of these allegories as very little is known about him.

His real name is unknown because Azz-eddin is a nickname and al-Muqaddasi means of Jerusalem, in that Azz-eddin was native of that town or territory, or sometime lived.

Al-Muqaddasi: Biographical Outline Muhammad Ibn Ahmad Shams al-Din Al-Muqaddasi, also known as Al-Maqdisi (born ca. died ca. ) was a notable early Arab geographer. A traveller, geographer, and author, he is by far one of the most instructive of early Islamic social scientists.

Oct 28,  · Best Divisions for Knowledge of the Regions: Ahsan al-Taqasim fi Marifat al-Aqalim (Great Books of Islamic Civilization) [Al-Muqaddasi, Basil Anthony Collins] on ashleyllanes.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. One thousand years ago al-Muqaddasi, the man from Jerusalem, wrote in Arabic an epic geographical treatiseAuthor: Al-Muqaddasi.

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Tritomex18 March (UTC) Again, Zakariyeh himself is not the historic source, the historic source is Maqdisi's book. Al-Muqaddasi: The Man and His Work; with Selected Passages Translated from the Arabic by Collins, Basil Anthony and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at ashleyllanes.com One thousand years ago al-Muqaddasi, "the man from Jerusalem," wrote in Arabic an epic geographical treatise, which is also a great work of literature.

This treatise was based on some twenty years of experiences undergone and observations noted in his survey of the realm of Islam, from the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean.

Early in the second half of the nineteenth century the German orientalist. A good description of Al-Muqaddasi’s treatise is provided by J. Kramers who concludes that “there is no subject of interest to modern geography which is not treated by Al-Muqaddasi”.

[19] From his part, André Miquel, the French specialist of Islamic geography, calls the book. "Al-Muqaddasi was born in the year of the Common Era (CE), which corresponds to the year of the Islamic calendar (AH), and he died towards the close of the millennium.

Defining the area of his study as that where the presence of the religious and political institutions of Islam dominated, he traveled throughout the regions observing. In the book’s 14 chapters, which deal with individual regions of the Arab Caliphate, al-Muqaddasi provided information about each region’s geography, population, economy, trade routes, local customs, and religious beliefs.

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98 likes. Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad Shams al-Dīn al-Muqaddasī, also transliterated as el-Mukaddasi or al-Maqdisī, was a medieval Arab geographer.

Dec 10,  · Al-Muqaddasi published the book at the age of forty, after a twenty-year period of research and travelling. He gave himself the time to mature and gain enough exposure to become an expert geographer and only then did he decide to publish the book.

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died ca. ) was a notable early Arab geographer. A traveller, geographer, and author, he is by far one of. FIVE SUFI ALLEGORIES IN POETRY & PROSE Farid al-din 'Attar, Azz-eddin al-Muqaddasi, Obeyd Zakani, Shah Da'i & Parvin Etesami Translations by Paul Smith & Edward FitzGerald Farid al-din 'Attar (d.

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Muqaddassi, Mu=hammad ibn A=hmad. Muhammad ibn Ahmad Shams al-Din Al-Muqaddasi (Arabic: محمد بن أحمد شمس الدين المقدسي ‎), also transliterated as Al-Maqdisi and el-Mukaddasi, (c. / - ) was a medieval Arab geographer, author of Ahsan at-Taqasim fi Ma`rifat il-Aqalim (The Best Divisions for Knowledge of the Regions).

Shams al-Din Abu ‘Abd Allah Muhammad al-Muqaddasi. Circa –circa Traveler-geographer. Source. Describing Islamic ashleyllanes.com geography of Abu ‘Abd Allah Muhammad al-Muqaddasi is considered the finest achievement in this field of medieval Islamic literature.One thousand years ago al-Muqaddasi, "the man from Jerusalem", wrote in Arabic an epic geographical treatise, which is also a great work of literature.

This treatise was based on some twenty years of experiences undergone and observations noted in his survey of the realm of Islam, from the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean. Early in the second half of the nineteenth century the German orientalist.Biography.

Al-Muqaddasi, "the Hierosolomite" was born in Jerusalem in AD. He had the advantage of an excellent education and after having made the Pilgrimage to Mekka in his twentieth year, determined to devote himself to the study of geography.