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The Throne of Adulis: Red Sea Wars on the Eve of Islam

SUMMARY ✓ The Throne of Adulis: Red Sea Wars on the Eve of Islam Closely argued on scarce evidence The Throne of Adulis draws attention to the enduring geopolitical significance of this poorly understood region Recommended CHOICEJust prior to the rise of Islam in the sixth century AD southern Arabia was embroiled in a holy war between Christian Ethiopians and Jewish Arabs The Jewish kingdom composed of ethnic Arabs who had converted to Judaismthan a century before had launched a bloody pogrom against Christians in the region The ruler of Ethiopia who claimed descent from the union of Solomon and the ueen of Sheba and even was rud to possess an. Crushing It in Apartments and Commercial Real Estate: How a Small Investor Can Make It Big from the union of Solomon and the ueen of Sheba and even was rud to possess an.

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SUMMARY ✓ The Throne of Adulis: Red Sea Wars on the Eve of Islam Object no less venerable than the Ark of the Covenant aspired both to protect the persecuted Christians and to restore Ethiopian control in the Arabian Peninsula Though little known today this was an international war that involved both the Byzantine Empire who had established Christian churches in Ethiopia beginning in the fourth century and the Sasanian Empire in Persia who supported the Jews in a proxy war with Byzantium Our knowledge of these events derives mostly from an inscribed throne at the Ethiopian port of Adulis seen and meticulously described by a Christian merchant k. Crushing It in Apartments and Commercial Real Estate: How a Small Investor Can Make It Big fourth century and the Sasanian Empire in Persia who supported the Jews in a proxy war with Byzantium Our knowledge of these events derives mostly Wood Pallet Projects: Cool and Easy-to-Make Projects for the Home and Garden (Fox Chapel Publishing) Learn How to Upcycle Pallets to Make One-of-a-Kind Furniture & Accessories, from Boxes to a Ukulele from an inscribed throne at the Ethiopian port of Adulis seen and meticulously described by a Christian merchant k.

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SUMMARY ✓ The Throne of Adulis: Red Sea Wars on the Eve of Islam Nown as Cosmos in the sixth century Trying to decipher and understand this monument takes us directly into religious conflicts that occupied the nations on both sides of the Red Sea in late antiuity Using the writings of Cosmas and archaeological evidence from the period historian G W Bowersock offers a narrative account of this fascinating but overlooked chapter in pre Islamic Arabian history The extraordinary story told in Throne of Adulis provides an important and much neglected background for the rise of Islam as well as the collapse of the Persian Empire before the Byzantines.

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  • The Throne of Adulis: Red Sea Wars on the Eve of Islam
  • G.W Bowersock
  • Anglais
  • 21 October 2018
  • 0199739323

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