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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

New York: New York University Press (2014)

Ibn Fadlan was a member of a diplomatic mission sent by the Abbasid caliph al-Muqtadir in 309-310 H/921-922 AD to the king of the Volga Bulghars. His is the only existing record of that mission. Here, the text is edited and translated by James Montgomery. 

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