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Author Tucker, William Frederick, 1941-

Title Mahdis and millenarians [electronic resource] : Shi'ite extremists in early Muslim Iraq / William F. Tucker.

Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.

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Description xxv, 176 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-166) and index.
Contents Introduction -- 1. Earlier movements -- 2. Bayan ibn Sam'an and the Bayaniyya -- 3. al-Mughira ibn Sa'id and the Mughiriyya -- 4. Abu Mansur al-'Ijli and the Mansuriyya -- 5. 'Abd Allah ibn Mu'awiya and the Janahiyya -- 6. Influence and significance of the four sects -- Conclusion -- Epilogue -- Bibliography -- Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Sh‘ah -- Iraq -- History.
Sh‘ah -- Iran -- History.
Islam -- Iraq -- History.
Islam -- Iran -- History.
Islamic fundamentalism -- Iraq -- History.
Islamic fundamentalism -- Iran -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780521883849
0521883849

 
    
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