Alternate names/spellings: Abd-al-Hakem, Ibn

Dates: 870 - 871 (Dates are approximate. This is the date Abd al-Hakam, Ibn died. ) 

The son of an eminent authority on Maliki law, Ibn Abd al-Hakam also wrote legal works but is best known as the author of the first Muslim historian of the Islamic conquest of Egypt, North Africa and Spain. For further information, see: