The Letters of Khwaja 'Ubayd Allah AhI?rar and his Associates

The Letters of Khwaja 'Ubayd Allah AhI?rar and his Associates

by Jo-Ann Gross, Kenneth Berding
     
 

This publication of the correspondence of Khwāja 'Ubayd Allāh Aḥrār and his associates provides remarkable new evidence of a dynamic network of social, economic, and political relationships between the Central Asian Naqshbandī community of Samarqand and the Timurid court of Herat in the late fifteenth century.See more details below

Overview

This publication of the correspondence of Khwāja 'Ubayd Allāh Aḥrār and his associates provides remarkable new evidence of a dynamic network of social, economic, and political relationships between the Central Asian Naqshbandī community of Samarqand and the Timurid court of Herat in the late fifteenth century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004126039
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
08/30/2002
Series:
Brill's Inner Asian Library Series, #5
Pages:
542
Product dimensions:
6.62(w) x 9.68(h) x 1.55(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Preface
Foreword
Note on Transliteration
Abbreviations
List of Illustrations and Plates
Dynastic Chart of the Principal Timurids
Map of Khurasan and Transoxiania
The Naqshbandiya and Khwaja 'Ubayd Allah Ahrar1
The Majmu'a-yi murasalat as a Source for the History of Mawarannahr and Khurasan in the Late Timurid Period23
The Manuscript and its Authors56
English Translation and Persian Transcription93
Bibliography430
Indices: English439
Indices: Persian449
Facsimiles
Photographs

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