The Mamluk Faris

The following is a series of published articles highlighting the military training, tactics and strategies of the mamluks soldiers of Medieval Egypt.

Sunday, June 19, 2005

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Blogger Claire Sawyer said...

Could you provide a reference for the qabaq image please.

9:44 AM  
Blogger Janizzary said...

I believe it's from a treatise called "Kitab al-Wadih", which translates to The Clear Book or The Book of Clarity.

8:49 PM  
Blogger Janizzary said...

The author is either Tahir al-Balkhi or al-Tabari

8:51 PM  

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