By John Elray
The tale of the way the son of Muhammad's arch-enemy took keep an eye on of the Muslim empire within the 7th century A.D. A pressured Muslim convert defies all odds to develop into the splendid ruler of an empire that stretches from Egypt to Persia during this drama which pits Arab opposed to Arab in the course of the Muslims' upward push to strength within the 7th century.
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