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This article is only the half truth of al-Mahdi. There are great parts of his bio missing. Check out "The Empire of the mahdi" by Heinz Halm for further reference. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Zorroz (talk • contribs)
The rise of the Fatimids is also an authentic source but the best primary sources for a biography on the Fatimids are their own works, literary and historical. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Tahashoeb (talk • contribs) 13:06, 13 December 2010 (UTC)