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al- Maqrīzī

(d. 1442)


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More fully Taqī al-Dīn Abū'l-ʿAbbās al-Maqrīzī, Arab writer, teacher, jurist, and preacher; born Cairo 1364, died there 9 Feb. 1442. In the 1420s, following a multifarious public career in Egypt ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Islam.


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