In this contribution to the continued debate at the nature and motives of the Islamic conquests in Syria and Iraq through the 6th and 7th centuries, Fred Donner argues for an important contrast among the factors of the conquests, the motives in their luck, and the reasons of the next Arab migrations to the Fertile Crescent.
Originally released in 1982.
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