- a city in W Saudi Arabia.
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Once they begin, they could snowball and reach the major cities of the Hejaz, including Jeddah, Mecca, Taif, and Medina.Revolution in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia?
January 20, 2013
Arriving in the Hijaz, they added dates from Yasrib or Taif.
It was the best way to curb the resistance of the inhabitants of Taif.
The force at Taif were blockaded, and, on the 23rd September, this force also surrendered.With the British Army in The Holy Land
Henry Osmond Lock
Far to the left rose the blue peaks of Taif, and the mountain road, a white thread upon the nearer heights, was pointed out to me.
By 630 he had captured Mecca and through the great battle of Taif he made himself master of all Arabia.The Rise of the Mediaeval Church
Alexander Clarence Flick