Mamluk and Mongol

March 11 2009

On the 2nd September, 1929, the writer of this Study swam the Euphrates from its Mamlūk shore below the bluff crowned by the castle of Qal‘at-an-Najm to the Mongol shore opposite.

A Study of History, Vol IX, OUP, 1954 (footnote)

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