Podcast Series: The Umayyad and Abbasid Caliphates

By Produced by Simon Brown, published 10th June 2014

In this set of podcasts Emeritus Professor Gerald Hawting of SOAS, University of London provides an introduction to the Umayyad (661-750) and Abbasid (750-1258) Caliphates.

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The Umayyad and Abbasid Caliphates

  • The Umayyad Caliphate (661-750)
  • The Abbasid Caliphate (750-1258)
  • About our Author