A page from his MS
(Translation of Tabari's History) (10th
cent) from Persia
Taken from : bc.edu/
Ham is identified as the father of the Blacks, Ethiopians, Zanj, Hindus, unbelievers, as well as kings and tyrants. From Japhet came Turks, Slavs Gog and Magog and various others.
In one of the versions of the manuscript there is no curse of Ham at all, in the other both Ham and Japhet are cursed.
Taken from: Angelo M. Piemontese; Codice Marciano delle Tarix-i-Tabari ; Annali, Volume 37
(Si kuh si rud panjah sahr) 30 mountains, 30 rivers, 50 cities. Regions: Zangistan. Hind and Sind, Zafar, Hadramawt, Safa. Adan, Qinnawj. Multan. Mara. Niyala siyah. Qulzum, Habasa. Mansura. Bahr az Nil. Misr. Barbar. Kalif. Ard latitude 132 tul longitude 8255 farsang.
Taken from: http://download.ghbook.ir/downloads/pdf/12000/8549-fa-tarekh-nameh-tabari-j2.pdf
This is because the ruler Alexander he was tracking the Zanj and he fought the army of the King of Zanzibar and he used to defeat them and push through Zanzibar and then came back to Greece, and brought the tribute ………..