“Ghassan post-Ghassan” and its current relevancy in the 21st century

“Ghassan post-Ghassan”  was the title of Professor Irfan Shahid’s essay about what happened with the Ghassanid Dynasty after the fall of the first Kingdom in the VII Century. The essay is in the Festschrift   “The Islamic World”, for Bernard Lewis, Darwin Press l989, pp.323=336. However, we’ll go a little beyond Professor Shahid’s account using not … Continue reading “Ghassan post-Ghassan” and its current relevancy in the 21st century