Letter: ENA 3786.1

Letter ENA 3786.1

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Letter from Isma’il b. Yusuf b. Abi Uqba from Alexandria, to Yusuf b. Ya’aqub b. Awkal, Fustat. Around 1030. The writer describes an attack by Byzantines in the sea. They damaged merchandises that were on ships from the Maghreb to Alexandria. They killed several people from one of the ships. Ibn Awkal suffered a large lost for his products. (Information from Gil, Kingdom, Vol. 2, #216) VMR

ENA 3786.1 1

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ENA 3786.1 2

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