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Letter requesting several deliveries

Petra M. Sijpesteijn

in Shaping a Muslim State: The World of a Mid-Eighth-Century Egyptian Official

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199673902
eISBN:
9780191758133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673902.003.0025
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter presents a fragmentary letter from Nājid b. Muslim to ʽAbd Allāh b. Asʽad that deals with several tax-related issues, possibly involving taxes paid in kind, as draught animals (dawwāb) ... More


Concerning an injustice and the payment of taxes

Petra M. Sijpesteijn

in Shaping a Muslim State: The World of a Mid-Eighth-Century Egyptian Official

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199673902
eISBN:
9780191758133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673902.003.0028
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter presents a letter from Nājid b. Muslim to ʽAbd Allāh b. Asʽad apparently consisting of two separate letters, or a letter and a postscript, which are separated by a closing greeting. The ... More


The Byzantine-Islamic Transition in Palestine: An Archaeological Approach

Gideon Avni

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199684335
eISBN:
9780191765001
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684335.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

The Byzantine–Islamic transition and the spread of Islam in the Near East has been widely debated in the past thirty years. The traditional approach, claiming a swift Arab conquest which triggered a ... More


Organizing the tax collection

Petra M. Sijpesteijn

in Shaping a Muslim State: The World of a Mid-Eighth-Century Egyptian Official

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199673902
eISBN:
9780191758133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673902.003.0030
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter presents a letter that is assumed to have been written by Jarīd b. Asʽad to ʽAbd Allāh b. Asʽad. The sender gives instructions about the transport of wheat from several villages to the ... More


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