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Al-Maqrizi
(1364–1445)
Fully, Taqi al-Din Abu al-Abbas Ahmad ibn 'Ali ibn 'Abd al-Qadir ibn Muhammad al-Maqrizi (Arabic: تقى الدين أحمد بن على بن عبد القادر بن محمد المقريزى); also Makrizi. 14th- & 15th-century Egyptian historian and geographer.

WorksEdit

  • Topographical and Historical Description of Egypt (Mawaiz wa al-'i'tibar bi Dhikr al-Khitat wa al-'athar)
  • History of the Fatimids
  • History of the Ayyubids and Mamluks
  • History of the Islamic Kings in Abyssinia
  • An Account of Hadhramaut (Latin ed. P.B. Noskowyj, Bonn, 1866) (external scan)
  • Muqaffa