Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān by al-Balādhūrī
by Aḥmad b. Yaḥyā al-Balādhurī; edited by M.J. de Goeje
This is a reprint of Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān by Aḥmad b. Yaḥyā al-Balādhurī (d. c. 892 CE), edited by M.J. de Goeje and originally titled Liber expugnationis regionum (Leiden,1866). The work offers an account of the early conquests of the Islamic polity. It has the form of a geographical survey of the Caliphate’s territories, describing how each location came under Muslim rule.