Author: William Muir; Category: Islam; Length: Pages; Year: FOR THE BIOGRAPHY OF MAHOMET,AND ON THE. PRE-ISLAMITE HISTORY OF ARABIA. WILLIAM MUIR, ESQ.,. Bengal Civil Sei-vice. VOLUIME I. LONDON . FOR THE BIOGRAPHY OF MAHOMET, AND ON THE PRE-ISLAMITE HISTORY OF ARABIA. BY. WILLIAM MUIR, ESQ., Bengal Civil Service. [Smith, Elder.
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Account Options Sign in. The life of Mahomet. Selected pages Title Page. The fragments from which the Coran mahmoet compiled are exactly as Mahomet. Recension during the Caliphate of Othman some time after A H Was the edition of Abu Bakr a faithful copy of the revelations. Third It must have corresponded with the numerous transcripts in. Importance of the Coran as furnishing contemporary evidence of Mahomets.
General Collections of biographical tradition. The general collections of tradition made under similar influences. Boundaries of the Nabathean kingdom. How Abrahamic tradition became blended with the legend of the Kaaba.
This commerce enriched both the traders and the carriers exxxii. The Arab merchants and carriers betook themselves again to a nomad life exxxviii. The children of Himyar urban those willism Cahlan nomad in their habits.
His dream and the Lakhmitc emigration to Irac A D. How mahomeh do the Collections of tradition contain elements of truth? Two divisions Period and Subject of event narrated. No surviving evidence on the side of the Meccansj or against Mahomet. Party Likelihood of party traditions coming into general currency.
Difficulty of distinguishing conscientious witnesses from amongst. Disparagement of Mahomet a ground of credibility. Their poetry simply confirmatory of tradition. Authority of Wackidi and his Secretary xcis.
No subsequent works carry any historical weight. The special influence exercised by Hira and the Gbassanide kingdom upon.
History of the Arabs unknown for twenty centuries after Abraham. Symeon the Stylite visited by multitudes from Mesopotamia c A D.
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Abu Cabus A D. Mavia A D supports the Romans. Government of Mecca held by the Khozaa A D. The Sufa after a sharp contest yield the office to Cussai.
The lunisolar year of Mecca. Supposed history of the rise of Mecca and its religion. Habitr prince over both the Kinda and Maaddite tribes Second period From entrance on public life to taking of Mecca i e B.
Position of the central tribes in the 4th century A D ccxix. Popular passages Page cxviii – And king Solomon made a navy of ships in Ezion-geber, which is beside Eloth, on the shore of the Red sea, in the land of Edom. And Hiram sent in the navy his servants, shipmen that had knowledge of the sea, with the servants of Solomon.
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And they came to Ophir, and fetched from thence gold, four hundred and twenty talents, and brought it to king Solomon. Page cxix – And Isaac his father answered and said unto him, Behold, thy dwelling shall be the fatness of the earth, and of the dew of heaven from above; And by thy sword shalt thou live, and shalt serve thy brother; and it shall come to pass when thou shalt have the dominion, that thou shalt break his yoke from off thy neck.
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