Earnest Pleas in Early Muslim Poetry

Khalifa ibn Khayyat was an Arab historian and religious scholar active in the 800s A.D. His history of the Umayyad and early Abbasid caliphates is one of the oldest to have survived. It records a lot more poetry than you see in Western histories. Most of these poems are put in the mouths of people […]

Saving or Sacrificing the Substitute King

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The Book of Overthrowing Apep 

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Imhotep

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The Fall of Caliph Uthman

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The Ethiopian Sepulcher Letters

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Cyrus the Great

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Derinkuyu Underground City

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David Alroy, the Wizard-Messiah

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The Wonders of Sir John Mandeville (Asia)

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Folkloric Villains

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The Wonders of Sir John Mandeville (the Mediterranean)

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PCs on the Battlefield: Caesar’s Wars (Part 4)

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PCs on the Battlefield- Caesar’s Wars (Part 3)

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Tall Tales of the West African Gold Trade

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