The Resource When Baghdad ruled the Muslim world : the rise and fall of Islam's greatest dynasty, Hugh Kennedy

When Baghdad ruled the Muslim world : the rise and fall of Islam's greatest dynasty, Hugh Kennedy

Label
When Baghdad ruled the Muslim world : the rise and fall of Islam's greatest dynasty
Title
When Baghdad ruled the Muslim world
Title remainder
the rise and fall of Islam's greatest dynasty
Statement of responsibility
Hugh Kennedy
Title variation
Rise and fall of Islam's greatest dynasty
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
HHO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kennedy, Hugh
Dewey number
  • 909.0976701
  • 956.747
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
DS38.6
LC item number
.K46 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abbasids
  • Islam
  • Baghdad (Iraq)
  • Islamic Empire
  • Islamic Empire
Label
When Baghdad ruled the Muslim world : the rise and fall of Islam's greatest dynasty, Hugh Kennedy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-316) and index
Contents
Revolution -- Mansūr and his legacy -- Hārūn al-Rashīd: the golden prime -- The war between the brothers -- Poetry and power at the early Abbasid Court -- Landscape with palaces -- The Harem -- Ma'mūn to Mutawwakil -- Abbasid Court culture -- High noon in Sāmarrā
Control code
60553255
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st De Capo Press ed.
Extent
xxv, 326 p., [16] p. of plates
Other control number
9780306814358
Other physical details
ill., geneal. table, maps
Label
When Baghdad ruled the Muslim world : the rise and fall of Islam's greatest dynasty, Hugh Kennedy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-316) and index
Contents
Revolution -- Mansūr and his legacy -- Hārūn al-Rashīd: the golden prime -- The war between the brothers -- Poetry and power at the early Abbasid Court -- Landscape with palaces -- The Harem -- Ma'mūn to Mutawwakil -- Abbasid Court culture -- High noon in Sāmarrā
Control code
60553255
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st De Capo Press ed.
Extent
xxv, 326 p., [16] p. of plates
Other control number
9780306814358
Other physical details
ill., geneal. table, maps

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