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Shihab al-Din Muhammad al-Nasawi

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Subject: Nizam al-Din Nishapuri, Burhan al-Din al-Marghinani, Al-Bayhaqi, Al-Birjandi, Al-Nasa'i
Collection: 1250 Deaths, 13Th-Century Historians, 13Th-Century Iranian People, Year of Birth Unknown
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Shihab al-Din Muhammad al-Nasawi

Shihab al-Din Muhammad al-Nasawi (died c. 1250) was a secretary and biographer of Jalal ad-Din Mingburnu, the Khwarezmid dynast. Born in Nasa in Khorasan, he witnessed first-hand the Mongol invasion of Khorasan and Jalal ad-Din's subsequent flight and military adventures of which he left an account written in Arabic c. 1241.[1]


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