While the literature of the Khārijīs of Oman may actually have started centuries earlier, just as that of other sects did, it is only extant from the eleventh century, and it is unlikely that their colony in East Africa could have seen any literary activity much before that time. The Mus…
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“5. Oman, East Africa, and Abyssinia”, in:
Brockelmann in English: The History of the Arabic Written Tradition Online.
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