Arabia in the Time of the Ḥijra (622 A.D.)
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Henri Lammens, L’Arabie occidentale avant l’Hégire, Beyrouth 1928, describes the fairs, which were held in an annual cycle clockwise round the peninsula; see also I. Guidi, L’Arabie antéislamique, Paris 1921; Saʿīd al-Afghānī, Aswāq al- ʿArab, Damascus 1960; R. B. Serjeant, “Hud and other pre-Islamic prophets”, Le Muséon 1954, 121. See also TAVO B VII 1 Islamic Arabia at the death of the Prophet by U. Rebstock.

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Kennedy, Hugh, “Arabia in the Time of the Ḥijra (622 A.D.)”, in: Historical Atlas of Islam, Edited by: Hugh Kennedy. Consulted online on 16 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_hai_HAI_16B>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004122352, 20011210



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