Table of contents for Reinterpreting Islamic historiography : Harun al-Rashid and the narrative of the Abbasid caliphate / Tayeb El-Hibri.

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1. Background and introduction
2. Harun al-Rashid: where it all started and ended
3. Al-Amin: the challenge of regicide in Islamic memory
4. Al-Ma'mun: the heretic caliph
5. The structure of civil war narratives
6. Al-Mutawwakkil: an encore of the family tragedy

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Islamic Empire History 750-1258 Historiography, Harun al-Rashid, Caliph, 763 (ca, ) -809