The Annals of Eutychius of Alexandria (10th c. AD) – chapter 18b (part 1)

By Roger Pearse We now come to the start of the portion of the Annals where the Muslims take centre stage. But there is still some Roman and Sassanid Persian history to run.
CALIPHATE OF ABU BAKR (11-13 / 632-634)
1. The Muslims were unanimous in giving the bay`ah to Abu Bakr, i.e. to …read more

The Annals of Eutychius of Alexandria (10th c. AD) – chapter 18b (part 1)

By Roger Pearse We now come to the start of the portion of the Annals where the Muslims take centre stage. But there is still some Roman and Sassanid Persian history to run.
CALIPHATE OF ABU BAKR (11-13 / 632-634)
1. The Muslims were unanimous in giving the bay`ah to Abu Bakr, i.e. to …read more