Abu Mikhnaf

Abu Mikhnaf

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Abi Mekhnaf was a classical Shia Muslim historian from the 8th century. He lived in Kufa and died in 157 AH (774) . He attributes to Shiism by some Rijal scholars but it's doubtful and not accepted with all of them. However his works represent great tendency to Ali and his sons Hasan and Husayn. In "Islamic Historiography," "Chase F. Robinson" has put him in the class of Ibn Ishaq and among the first Muslim historians. He was one of founder of Akhbari school in Historiography of early Islam. He wrote at least 13 monographs which later historians like Al-Tabari gathered them in one collection.show more

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  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 141g
  • Fer Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136609940
  • 9786136609942