A history of Palestine, 634-1099 /

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Main Author: Gil, Moshe, 1921-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c1992.
Edition:New ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Abbreviations
  • Glossary of Hebrew and Arabic terms
  • Introduction
  • 1. The conquest
  • 2. Islam strikes roots
  • 3. The local population and the Muslims
  • 4. The economy
  • 5. Palestine from the beginning of Abbasid rule to the Fatimids
  • 6. The Fatimid conquest: the war of sixty years and other events during the eleventh century
  • 7. The Christians
  • 8. The Jewish population and its leadership
  • 9. Karaites and Samaritans
  • 10. The Crusaders' conquest and the fate of Palestinian Jewry
  • Chronology
  • Indexes

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