Islam & the Middle East

The world of Islam from its seventh century beginnings expanding westwards to Spain and eastwards throughout the Near East to India and central Asia, covering art and architecture, history, archaeology, religion and philosophy

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  1. ILA Arabic Certificate Training Tests

    ILA Arabic Certificate Training Tests: With Audio CD - A2 Level [Paperback]

    Hochine Benchina (Author); Nadia Rocchetti (Author)

    £13.00

    ISBN: 9788869770630
    Published by : Mimesis International
    ILA project offers for the first time tests and preparation materials for the Certificate Exam in Modern Standard Arabic (MSA), the language used in international context and the one in which Arabic speakers identify themselves from a cultural per... .... Learn More
  2. Power, Politics and Tradition in the Mongol Empire and the Ilkhanate of Iran

    Power, Politics and Tradition in the Mongol Empire and the Ilkhanate of Iran [Hardback]

    Michael Hope (Author)

    Regular Price: £66.00

    Special Price: £44.00

    ISBN: 9780198768593
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    This study provides a new interpretation of how political authority was conceived and transmitted in the Early Mongol Empire (1227-1259) and its successor state in the Middle East, the Ikhanate (1258-1335). Authority within the Mongol Empire was i... .... Learn More
  3. Landscapes of the Islamic World: Archaeology, History and Ethnography

    Landscapes of the Islamic World: Archaeology, History and Ethnography [Hardback]

    Stephen McPhillips (Editor); Paul D. Wordsworth (Editor)

    £62.00

    ISBN: 9780812247640
    Published by : University of Pennsylvania Press
    Islamic societies of the past have often been characterized as urban, with rural and other extra-urban landscapes cast in a lesser or supporting role in the studies of Islamic history and archaeology. Yet throughout history, the countryside was fr... .... Learn More
  4. Imperial Lineages and Legacies in the Eastern Mediterranean

    Imperial Lineages and Legacies in the Eastern Mediterranean [Hardback]

    Rhoads Murphey (Editor)

    £120.00

    ISBN: 9781409466789
    Published by : Routledge
    The comparative study of empires has traditionally been addressed in the widest possible global historical perspective with comparison of New World empires such as the Aztecs and Incas side by side with the history of imperial Rome and the empires... .... Learn More
  5. The 1820 Russian Survey of the Khanate of Shirvan

    The 1820 Russian Survey of the Khanate of Shirvan: A Primary Source on the Demography and Economy of an Iranian Province prior to its Annexation by Russia [Hardback]

    George A. Bournoutian (Author)

    £45.00

    ISBN: 9781909724808
    Published by : Gibb Memorial Trust
    Shirvan, today mainly part of Azerbaijan, existed as an autonomous khanate, under Iranian influence, until 1820, when under pressure from Russia, the khan fled to Iran, and Shirvan was immediately annexed along with two neighbouring khanates. Thus... .... Learn More
  6. An Apocalyptic History of the Early Fatimid Empire

    An Apocalyptic History of the Early Fatimid Empire [Hardback]

    Jamel Velji (Author)

    £70.00

    ISBN: 9780748690886
    Published by : Edinburgh University Press
    How can religion transform a society? This book investigates the ways in which a medieval Islamic movement harnessed Quranic visions of utopia to construct one of the most brilliant and lasting empires in Islamic history (979-1171). The Fatimids' ... .... Learn More
  7. Night and Horses and the Desert

    Night and Horses and the Desert: An Anthology of Classic Arabic Literature [Paperback]

    Robert Irwin (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781468313123
    Published by : Overlook Press
    This anthology spans the 5th-16th century, from Afghanistan to Spain and includes extracts from major classics as well as the more obscure. Alongside these translated pieces, Irwin's commentary and guides to each text provide an explanatory histor... .... Learn More
  8. Arab Orthodox Christians Under the Ottomans 1516-1831

    Arab Orthodox Christians Under the Ottomans 1516-1831 [Hardback]

    Constantin Panchenko (Author); Brittany Pheiffer Noble (Author); Samuel Noble (Author)

    £33.99

    ISBN: 9781942699071
    Published by : Holy Trinity Seminary Press
    Following the so called "Arab Spring" the world's attention has been drawn to the presence of significant minority religious groups within the predominantly Islamic Middle East. Of these minorities Christians are by far the largest, comprising ove... .... Learn More
  9. Arab Orthodox Christians Under the Ottomans 1516-1831

    Arab Orthodox Christians Under the Ottomans 1516-1831 [Paperback]

    Constantin Panchenko (Author); Brittany Pheiffer Noble (Author); Samuel Noble (Author)

    £19.99

    ISBN: 9781942699088
    Published by : Holy Trinity Seminary Press
    Following the so called "Arab Spring" the world's attention has been drawn to the presence of significant minority religious groups within the predominantly Islamic Middle East. Of these minorities Christians are by far the largest, comprising ove... .... Learn More
  10. Imagining the Arabs: Arab Identity and the Rise of Islam

    Imagining the Arabs: Arab Identity and the Rise of Islam [Hardback]

    Peter Webb (Author)

    £75.00

    ISBN: 9781474408264
    Published by : Edinburgh University Press
    Who are the Arabs? When did people begin calling themselves Arabs? And what was the Arabs’ role in the rise of Islam? Investigating these core questions about Arab identity and history through close interpretation of pre-Islamic evidence and the e... .... Learn More

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