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Thread: Can someone help me with an Almoravid problem?

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    Default Can someone help me with an Almoravid problem?

    It's about the name of the starting characters for Stainless Steel 6.0 (which incidentally I believe are the same as for the vanilla game).

    Sultan Tahir? Uh... like who is that guy? Historically I mean. And Crown Prince Miswar?

    I could be wholly off the grid here, but shouldn't that be Sultan Yusuf ibn Tashfin and his son Ali ibn Yusuf (we're in 1080)? I mean, it's not game-breaking here. But why? I thought SS had a minimum of historicity behind it.

    The only Tahir I can find is the second son of Yusuf, Abu Tahir Tamim ibn Yusuf ibn Tashfin al-Mu'izz. And not being a great scholar of islamic Spain, I'm still trying to figure out the link between this al-Mu'izz and the Zirid dynasty in Africa.

    Anyways, if anyone can clarify the whole thingamajib, I'd be really, REALLY happy!
    Last edited by Redemption; 05-27-2009 at 02:09.
    There he goes. One of God's own prototypes. Some kind of high powered mutant never even considered for mass production. Too weird to live, and too rare to die.

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