Biography of Al Asmai Abd El Melek Ebn Koseyb Albaheli (740-822)

Arab scholar, born in Barah at 740 and died in Baghdad in 822. He lived at the Court of the famous Caliph Harun-el-Baschid, and composed more than thirty volumes about the customs of the Arabs, camels, herds, horses, tents. It is credited with the famous romance Antar, that is the best description of Arab life.