Early Islamic Spain [NOOK Book]

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Including maps, an extensive introduction and notes and commentary by the translator, Islamic Spain is the first English language translation of the important history of Islamic Spain by Ibn al-Qutiyyah, one of the earliest and significant his

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Early Islamic Spain

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Overview

Including maps, an extensive introduction and notes and commentary by the translator, Islamic Spain is the first English language translation of the important history of Islamic Spain by Ibn al-Qutiyyah, one of the earliest and significant his

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780203882672
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Inc.
  • Publication date: 2/3/2009
  • Series: Culture and Civilization in the Middle East Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 192
  • File size: 17 MB
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Meet the Author

David James was Special Lecturer in Arabic Studies at University College Dublin, where he also taught a course on Islamic Spain. He is the author of Manuscripts of the Holy Qur’an from the Mamluk Era and has lived and worked in Andalucia for the last ten years.

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Table of Contents

Introduction: The History of the History Part 1: Translation: The History of Ibn al- Qutiya (d. 367 / 977) 1. Tariq ibn Ziyad invades al-Andalus 2. The Governors of the Damascus Caliphate (92 – 136 / 711 – 756) 3. The Arrival of ‘Abd al-Rahman ibn Mu‘awiya and his Reign as Emir (138 – 172 / 756 – 788) 4. The Reign of the Emir Hisham ( 172 – 180 / 788 – 796) 5. The Reign of the Emir al-Hakam (180 – 206 / 796 – 822) 6. The Reign of the Emir ‘Abd al-Rahman II ( 796 – 238 / 822 – 852)ii 7. The Reign of the Emir Muhammad ( 238 – 273 / 852 – 886) 8. The Reign of the Emir al-Mundhir ( 273 – 275 / 886 – 888) 9. The Reign of the Emir ‘Abdallah (275 – 300 / 888 – 912) 10. The Reign of the Emir / Caliph ‘Abdal-Rahman III ( 300-350 / 912 – 961) Part 2: Notes and Comments Appendices

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 16, 2013

    Is this a textbook?

    Who is going to pay this much firnit

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