History of Levant
The Levant is a geographical term that refers to a large area in Southwest Asia, south of the Taurus Mountains, bounded by the Mediterranean Sea in the west, the Arabian Desert in the south, and Mesop...
Pre-Islamic history of the Middle East
In the 14th century a Muslim historian named Ibn Khaldun wrote about the pattern...
The Secret History of Elizabeth I's Alliance With Islam
Catholic Europe shunned England so the Protestant queen traded with its enemies—and changed her country's culture forever.
40 Maps That Explain The Middle East
Maps can be a powerful tool for understanding the world, particularly the Middle East, a place in many ways shaped by changing political borders and demographics. Here are 40 maps crucial for understa...
Who has conquered Middle East over time ?
5,000 years of history in 90 minutes
History of Islam
MUST SEE VIDEO OF THE HISTORY OF ISLAM AND ITS EMPIRE OF FAITH, IF ANYONE CONVERTING INTO ISLAM SHOULD SEE AND KNOW THE HISTORY OF ISLAM.
History of Islam - History Channel Documentary 1/10
This is a short history of islam done by non-muslims and historians.You gotta watch it all the way once for ever and understand it or at least go up to 3 of ...
History of Islam
The history of Islam concerns the religion of Islam and its adherents, Muslims. "Muslim" is an Arabic word meaning "one who submits to God". Muslims and their religion have greatly impacted the politi...
History of Islam - Wikipedia
History of the Middle East
Home to the Cradle of Civilization, the Middle East (usually interchangeable with the Near East) has seen many of the world's oldest cultures and civilizations. This history started from the earliest ...
Burid dynasty
The Burid dynasty was a Turkish dynasty which ruled over Damascus in the early 12th century. The first Burid ruler, Toghtekin, began as a servant to the Seljuk ruler of Damascus, Duqaq. Following Duqa...
The Secret History of Elizabeth I's Alliance With Islam
Catholic Europe shunned England so the Protestant queen traded with its enemies—and changed her country's culture forever.
Quran
The Quran (/kɔrˈɑːn/ kor-AHN; Arabic: القرآن‎ al-qur'ān, [qurˈʔaːn], literally meaning "the recitation"; also romanised Qurʾan or Koran) is the central religious text of Islam, which Muslim...
Quran - Wikipedia
British Mandate for Palestine
The British Mandate for Palestine, or simply the Mandate for Palestine, was a legal commission for the administration of the territory that had formerly constituted the Ottoman Empire sanjaks of Nablu...
British Mandate for Palestine - Wikipedia
Physics in medieval Islam
The natural sciences saw various advancements during the Golden Age of Islam (from roughly the mid 8th to the mid 13th centuries), adding a number of innovations to the Transmission of the Classics (s...
Battle of Jacob's Ford
The Battle of Jacob's Ford was a victory of the Muslim sultan Saladin over the Christian King of Jerusalem, Baldwin IV. It occurred in August 1179, when Saladin conquered and destroyed a new border ca...
Battle of Jacob's Ford - Wikipedia
Hindu and Buddhist contribution to science in medieval Islam
The Golden Age of Islam saw a flourishing of Islamic science, notably mathematics and astronomy, especially during the 9th and 10th centuries. While Islamic science mostly relied on Hellenistic predec...
Hindu and Buddhist contribution to science in medieval Islam - Wikipedia
Tarì
A tarì (طري lit. "fresh" or "newly minted money" in Arabic) was the Christian designation of a type of gold coin of Islamic origin minted in Sicily, Malta and South Italy from about 913 to 1859.
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Siege of Marash
The Battle of Marash (Turkish: Maraş Muharebesi) was a battle that took place in the early winter of 1920 between the French forces occupying the city of Maraş in the Ottoman Empire and the Turkis...
Siege of Marash - Wikipedia
Turkish War of Independence
The Turkish War of Independence (Turkish: İstiklâl Harbi, literally "Independence War" or Kurtuluş Savaşı literally "Liberation War" or Milli Mücadele literally "National Campaign" ; May 19, 1919...
Turkish War of Independence - Wikipedia
Declaration to the Seven
The Declaration to the Seven was a document written by Sir Henry McMahon and released by the British Government in response to a memorandum issued anonymously by seven Syrian notables in Cairo who wer...
Declaration to the Seven - Wikipedia
The Siege of Mecca
The Siege of Mecca: The Forgotten Uprising in Islam's Holiest Shrine and the Birth of Al Qaeda is a non-fiction book by Wall Street Journal correspondent Yaroslav Trofimov about the 1979 Grand Mosque ...
Timeline of Mongol invasions
Mongol invasions and conquests progressed throughout the 13th century, resulting in the vast Mongol Empire, which, by 1300, covered much of Asia and Eastern Europe. Historians regard the Mongol raids ...
Akram Shammaa
Prince Akram Shammaa Al Zengi (Mohammad Akram Bin Mostafa Bin Mohammad Shammaa Al Zengi III; Arabic: محمد اكرم شماع بن مصطفى بن محمد شماع الزنكي; August 8 1930-June 9 2012) is a Prince of Al Zengid D...
Akram Shammaa - Wikipedia
Marinid dynasty
The Marinid dynasty (Berber: Imrinen, Arabic: Marīniyūn) or Banu Abd al-Haqq was a dynasty of Zenata Berber descent that ruled Morocco from the 13th to the 15th century. The Marinids overtook the Alm...
Marinid dynasty - Wikipedia
Sobia
Sobia was a nurse. Muhammad was nursed by Sobia and then by Halima Sadia, with whom he stayed for four years.Muhammed was brought up by his mother for the first three days of his birth & then was ...
Sultanate of Maguindanao
The Sultanate of Maguindanao (Arabic: سلطنة ماجوينداناو‎, Malay: Kesultanan Maguindanao, Jawi: كسولتانن ماڬوايندنااو) was a Maguindanaon Bangsamoro Islamic state that ruled parts of the isla...
History of Morocco
The history of Morocco spans over twelve centuries, without taking classical antiquity into consideration.Archaeological evidence has shown that the area was inhabited by hominids at least 400,000 yea...
History of Morocco - Wikipedia
Battle of Badr
The Battle of Badr (Arabic: غزوة بدر‎), fought on Saturday, 13 March 624 CE (17 Ramadan, 2 AH in the Islamic calendar) in the Hejaz region of western Arabia (present-day Saudi Arabia), was a...
Battle of Badr - Wikipedia
Hamdanid dynasty
The Hamdanid dynasty (Arabic: حمدانيون‎ Ḥamdānyūn) was a Shi'a Muslim Arab dynasty of northern Iraq (Al-Jazirah) and Syria (890-1004). They descended from the ancient Banu Taghlib Christian ...
Hamdanid dynasty - Wikipedia
Nebaioth
Nebaioth (Hebrew נְבָיוֹת) is mentioned at least five times in the Hebrew Bible according to which he was the firstborn son of Ishmael, and the name appears as the name of one of the wilderness tribes...
Kassite
Kassite is a rare mineral whose chemical formula is CaTi2O4(OH)2. It crystallizes in the orthorhombic crystal system and forms radiating rosettes and pseudo-hexagonal tabular crystals which are common...