New translation of Mas`udi's Muruj al-Dhahab

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Islamic History / Studies, Arabic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

Dear colleagues,

I would like to share with you that a new translation of al-Mas`udi's Muruj al-dhahab wa-ma`adin al-jawhar has just been concluded by Tarif Khalidi and the massive text can be found on the webpage of the Khalidi Library, Jerusalem (  Here is a direct link to access the pdf file:

Best wishes for the new year,



Suleiman A. MOURAD
Professor, Department of Religion
Smith College, Wright Hall 114
Northampton, MA 01063, USA

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