Al-Ali is a group of Arab clans who are not necessarily from a common ancestor
but were once rulers of their own Arab state in Southern ... Bani Malik are named
after the renowned army leader, Malik...
Since Arabia did not have a government, and since the Arabs were anarchists by
instinct, they ... Economically, the Jews were the leaders of Arabia. .... They
worshipped numerous idols and each tribe had its own idol or idols and fetishes.
Arab society was organized into tribes, with each person depending on their tribe
for ... churches in Arab cities, and many Arab tribes had converted to Christianity.
... all over the region to worship the idols contained in its many sacred shrines. ...
He formulated his own uniquely Arab interpretation of religion, based loosely on
There was even a tiny Jewish community with its own cemetery in Mecca. ... The
Jews spoke Arabic, were organised into clans and tribes just like the Arabs, ....
had once forced their way into the oasis; each tribe lived in its own fortified village
. Mohammed was soon accepted as leader by the pagans and concluded a treaty
May 17, 2007 ... Had Muhammad not succeeded as a commander, however, Islam might have
been ... One requirement for an insurgency is a determined leader whose
followers ... Like all insurgent armies, Muhammad's forces initially acquired ....
Arab clans into a national military entity conscious of its own unique identity.
Every part of Arab society began to be reshaped by Prophet Muhammad's
recitation. ... 2 In pre-Islamic Arabia, each tribe had its own leader. Leader was
While the CNN room had military experts who had won many wars, the Arab ... to
its own recovery, and the recovery of its role as a leader in the Arab world. ... can
a modernizing coalition exist in the midst of differences in ethnicity, tribe, and sect
? ... All others have been tried: socialism, Arab nationalism, communism, Islam, ...
The Arabs had become skilled travelers, specializing in long-distance travel
across ..... Islam was, they slowly replaced the Persians as the leaders of the
empire. ... "them": each tribe had its own god, basically; and, viceversa, each god
was a ...
While the Sassanid and Byzantine empires were weakening each other, a new ...
At these fairs the tribes had acquired a common view of a god they called Allah,
... On the contrary, by Muhammad's own admission, his message was an attempt
to ... By Arab standards, Muhammad had become the leader of a great military ...