Kamil fi al-Tarikh ( Ibn Al-Athir 13 vol, Sader) الكامل في التاريخ
By: Ibn al-Athir al-Jazari. Ali (ca. 555/1160 - 630/1232) ابن الاثير الجزريShare
Here in an 13 volume set, 'Al-Kamil fi al-Tarikh' (The Complete History of Ibn al-Athir). A classic Islamic history book written by Ali 'Izz al-Din ibn al-Athir al-Jazari (555/1160-630/1233). Composed in ca. 1231, it is one of the most important Islamic historical works.
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Ibn al-Athir al-Jazari. Ali (ca. 555/1160 - 630/1232) ابن الاثير الجزري
13 volume set
Dar Sader, Beirut, 2009
17.5 x 25 cm
Early Work - Islamic History
Ali Ibn al-Athir al-Jazari (1160 - 1233) was a Kurdish-Islamic historian. He spent a scholarly life in Mosul, but often visited Baghdad. For a time he was with Saladin's army in Syria and later lived in Aleppo and Damascus. His chief work was a history of the world, al-Kamil fi at-tarikh (The Complete History).