Citation for Maqrizi, Taqi al-Din Abu al-Abbas Ahmad ibn Ali ibn al-Qadir al-

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"Maqrizi, Taqi al-Din Abu al-Abbas Ahmad ibn Ali ibn al-Qadir al-." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. Ed. John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online. Sep 21, 2020. <http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e1430>.

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"Maqrizi, Taqi al-Din Abu al-Abbas Ahmad ibn Ali ibn al-Qadir al-." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. , edited by John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online, http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e1430 (accessed Sep 21, 2020).

Maqrizi, Taqi al-Din Abu al-Abbas Ahmad ibn Ali ibn al-Qadir al-

(d. 1442 )

Egyptian historian, scholar, and judge. Assumed administrative, religious, and teaching positions in Cairo and Damascus. Dedicated the later years of his life to teaching and writing. Produced books on a wide variety of subjects, including the topography of al-Fustat and Cairo, the history of Alexandria and Egypt, geography, biographies of prominent Egyptians, and brief treatises on minerals and bees.

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