Ibn Khaldun: His Life and Works

By Muhammad Hozien 1. General biography of Ibn Khaldūn 1.1. Childhood and early years of Ibn Khaldūn He is ‘Abd al-Raḥmān b. Muḥammad b. Muḥammad b. Muḥammad b. al-Ḥasan b. Jābir b. Muḥammad b. Ibrāhīm b. ‘Abd al-Raḥmān Ibn Khaldūn. According to Ibn Khaldūn, his ancestors originated in Ḥaḍramawt, Yemen. He also traced his ancestry (through another… Continue reading Ibn Khaldun: His Life and Works

Fall Of Granada in Spain : New Chapter of History

The Battle of Granada was a siege of the city of Granada fought over a period of months leading up to its surrender on January 2, 1492. The city was captured by the combined forces of Aragon and Castile (recently united as Spain) from the armies of the taifa Muslim kingdom of Granada. Granada’s forces…… Continue reading Fall Of Granada in Spain : New Chapter of History

Book The Crusades – Islamic Perspectives By Carole Hillenbrand

The Crusades – Islamic Perspectives Carole Hillenbrand Edinburgh University Press lvi + 648 pp. £80 (Hardback) £29.95 (Paperback) ISBN 0 7486 0905 9 (hb) 0 7486 0639 0 (pb) The Cruades c.1071-1291 Jean Richard (translated by Jean Birrell) Cambridge University Press xiv + 516 pp. £42.50 (Hardback) £15.95 (Paperback) ISBN 0 521 62369 3 (hb)…… Continue reading Book The Crusades – Islamic Perspectives By Carole Hillenbrand

The Crusades: A Concise Overview for Students

The Crusades short Video  helps you to find out more about about Crusades History.This video is a short, to-the-point overview of how the Crusades began and their general history across the Middle Ages and into the Early Modern era. This video serves as an excellent review for students studying the Crusades, and would be good… Continue reading The Crusades: A Concise Overview for Students

The Crusades: A Complete History By Jonathan Phillips

during the last four decades the Crusades have become one of the most dynamic areas of historical enquiry, which points to an increasing curiosity to understand and interpret these extraordinary events. What persuaded people in the Christian West to want to recapture Jerusalem? What impact did the success of the First Crusade (1099) have on…… Continue reading The Crusades: A Complete History By Jonathan Phillips

Middle East History : Brief History of Middle East

The Middle East is a place where history is being remade daily. It has always been a battleground for empires seeking control over strategic riches, a constantly regenerating birthplace of civilizations and faiths, and home to the great myths of antiquity. you can’t understand Islamic Era of Middle East without seeking about history of middle…… Continue reading Middle East History : Brief History of Middle East