Muslim conquests
According to traditional accounts, the Muslim conquests (Arabic: الغزوات‎, al-Ġazawāt or Arabic: الفتوحات الإسلامية‎, al-Futūḥāt al-Islāmiyya) also referred to as the Islamic conq...
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Key Moments in the Crusades: An Interactive Map
Though they began over 900 years ago, the Crusades remain one of the most dynamic areas of historical inquiry. Such is the breadth of the events that are referenced by the word 'crusade', it's difficu...
Incredible images capture dazzling symmetry of Iran's mosques
It's a side of Iran the rest of the world doesn't normally get to see -- the kaleidoscopically brilliant interiors of the country's intricately designed mosques. With beautiful mosaics and stained gla...
Byzantine–Arab Wars
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Spread of Islam
it s about the conquests of the religions and when they get their leadership in a region or state... It s taken from mapsofwar. And the music is a traditiona...
Crusades
Uploaded on another heterodoxism channel. First segment: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7WcIvphkQrg playlist: http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=63DDF8E...
Battle of Tours - Video
October 10, 732 AD marks the conclusion of the Battle of Tours, arguably one of the most decisive battles in all of history. A Moslem army, in a crusading se...
Byzantine-Arab Wars
The Arab–Byzantine wars were a series of wars between the mostly Arab Muslims and the East Roman or Byzantine Empire between the 7th and 11th centuries AD. Started during the initial Muslim conquests ...
Byzantine-Arab Wars - Wikipedia
Khalid ibn al-Walid
Abū Sulaymān Khālid ibn al-Walīd ibn al-Mughīrah al-Makhzūmī (Arabic: أبو سليمان خالد بن الوليد بن المغيرة المخزومي‎‎; 592–642) also known as Sayf Allāh al-Maslūl (Arabic: سيف الله...
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'Amr ibn al-'As
`Amr ibn al-`As (Arabic: عمرو بن العاص‎ ‘Amr ibn al-‘Āṣ; c. 585 – January 6, 664) was an Arab military commander who is most noted for leading the Muslim conquest of Egypt in 640. A c...
'Amr ibn al-'As - Wikipedia
Rashidun conquests
The Rashidun Caliphate (Arabic: الخلافة الراشدة‎ al-Khilāfah ar-Rāshidah, c. 632–661) is the collective term comprising the first four caliphs—the "Rightly Guided" or Rashidun caliphs (Arabi...
Rashidun conquests - Wikipedia
Muslim conquest of Persia
The Muslim conquest of Persia, also known as the Arab conquest of Iran led to the end of the Sasanian Empire in 651 and the eventual decline of the Zoroastrian religion in Iran. Arabs first attacked t...
Muslim conquest of Persia - Wikipedia
Sa'd ibn Abi Waqqas
Saʿd ibn Abī Waqqās (Arabic: سعد بن أبي وقاص‎) was an early convert to Islam in 610–11 and one of the important companions of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. Sa'd was the seventeenth person to...
Islamic conquest of Afghanistan
The Islamic conquest of Afghanistan (642–870) began in the middle of the 7th century after the Islamic conquest of Persia was completed, when Arab Muslims defeated the Sassanid Empire at the battles o...
Islamic conquest of Afghanistan - Wikipedia
Islamic conquest of Turkestan
The Muslim conquest of Transoxiana or the Arab conquest of Transoxiana was the conquest of Transoxiana by the Muslim Arabs as part of the Muslim conquests.
As a corollary to the Muslim conquest of...
Battle of the Defile
The Battle of the Defile or Battle of the Pass (Arabic: وقعة الشعب‎ Waqʿat al-Shʿib) was fought over three days in the Tashtakaracha Pass (in modern Uzbekistan) between a large Arab army of ...
Battle of Talas
The Battle of Talas (or Battle of Artlakh; Chinese: 怛羅斯會戰; Arabic: معركة نهر طلاس‎) was a military engagement between the Arab Abbasid Caliphate and the Chinese Tang Dynasty, then under ...
Qutayba ibn Muslim
Qutayba ibn Muslim (Arabic: قتيبة بن مسلم‎, full name: أبو حفص قتيبة بن أبي صالح مسلم بن عمرو الباهلي Abū Ḥafṣ Qutayba ibn Abī Ṣāliḥ Muslim ibn ʿAmr al-Bāhilī) (669–715/716) was an Arab comm...
History of Arabs in Afghanistan
The history of Arabs in Afghanistan spans over one millennium, from the 7th century Islamic conquest when Arab ghazis arrived with their Islamic mission until recently when others from the Arab world ...
History of Arabs in Afghanistan - Wikipedia
Muslim conquest in the Indian subcontinent
Muslim conquests on the Indian subcontinent mainly took place from the 12th to the 16th centuries, though earlier Muslim conquests made limited inroads into modern Afghanistan and Pakistan as early as...
Muslim conquest in the Indian subcontinent - Wikipedia
Muhammad bin Qasim
‘Imād ad-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Qāsim ath-Thaqafī (Arabic: عماد الدين محمد بن القاسم الثقفي‎; c. 31 December 695 – 18 July 715) was an Umayyad general who conquered the Sindh and Mu...
Muhammad bin Qasim - Wikipedia
Umayyad conquest of Hispania
The Umayyad conquest of Hispania is the initial expansion of the Umayyad Caliphate over Hispania largely extending from 711 to 788. The conquest resulted in the destruction of the Visigothic Kingdom a...
Umayyad conquest of Hispania - Wikipedia
Tariq ibn Ziyad
Tariq ibn Ziyad (Arabic: طارق بن زياد‎, died 720) was a Berber general who led the Islamic conquest of Visigothic Hispania in 711–718 A.D. Under the orders of the Umayyad Caliph Al-Walid I ...
Tariq ibn Ziyad - Wikipedia
Arab-Turkic Khazar Wars
The Arab–Khazar wars were a series of conflicts fought between the armies of the Khazar Khaganate and the Umayyad Caliphate (as well as its Abbasid successor) and their respective vassals. Historians ...
Arab-Turkic Khazar Wars - Wikipedia
History of Islam in southern Italy
The history of Islam in southern Italy began with the first Muslim settlement in Sicily, at Mazara, which was occupied in 827. The subsequent rule of Sicily and Malta started in the 10th century. Isla...
History of Islam in southern Italy - Wikipedia