Mamar Ibn Rashid, Sean W. Anthony
Kitab al-Maghazi, Parallel English-Arabic text
The life of the Prophet s.a.w. and the story of early Islam
The Expeditions is one of the oldest biographies of the Prophet Muhammad s.a.w to survive into the modern era. Its primary author, Maʿmar ibn Rashid (714-770 AD/96-153 AH), was a prominent scholar from Basra in southern Iraq who was revered for his learning in prophetic traditions, Islamic law, and the interpretation of the Qurʾan.