The Citadel of Cairo: A New Interpretation of Royal Mamluk Architecture

The Citadel of Cairo: A New Interpretation of Royal Mamluk Architecture

by Nasser O. Rabbat
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004101241

ISBN-13: 9789004101241

Pub. Date: 08/01/1995

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

This study of the Citadel of Cairo reconstructs its architectural history within the urban context of Cairo and the wider framework of Ayyubid and Mamluk institutions, polity, society, and tastes and proposes new interpretations of the most significant elements in Mamluk royal architecture.

Overview

This study of the Citadel of Cairo reconstructs its architectural history within the urban context of Cairo and the wider framework of Ayyubid and Mamluk institutions, polity, society, and tastes and proposes new interpretations of the most significant elements in Mamluk royal architecture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004101241
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
08/01/1995
Series:
Islamic History and Civilization Series, #14
Pages:
339
Product dimensions:
6.46(w) x 9.74(h) x 1.19(d)

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