Biography of Zein Ed-Din Abul-Welid Mohamed Ibn-As-Schineh (¿-1412)

Historian and Arab jurist, died in 1412. He/She was supreme judge in Aleppo and in Cairo, and after taking Aleppo by Tamerlane in 1400, he/she was taken to the presence of the Conqueror, and responded with skill many delicate questions that made him. He/She wrote several works of jurisprudence and the following stories: Garden of the aspects or knowledge of the principles and purposes; Compendium of the history of mankind or annals of Abulfeda; and Pearl chosen or history of Aleppo.