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The Resource The illustrated guide to Islam : history, philosophy, traditions, teachings, art & architecture, Raana Bokhari & Mohammad Seddon

The illustrated guide to Islam : history, philosophy, traditions, teachings, art & architecture, Raana Bokhari & Mohammad Seddon

Label
The illustrated guide to Islam : history, philosophy, traditions, teachings, art & architecture
Title
The illustrated guide to Islam
Title remainder
history, philosophy, traditions, teachings, art & architecture
Statement of responsibility
Raana Bokhari & Mohammad Seddon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Bokhari, Raana
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Seddon, Mohammad
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islam
  • Islam
  • Islam
  • Islamic art
  • Islamic architecture
  • Islamic Empire
Label
The illustrated guide to Islam : history, philosophy, traditions, teachings, art & architecture, Raana Bokhari & Mohammad Seddon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Previously published as two separate volumes, The illustrated encyclopedia of Islam and The illustrated encyclopedia of Islamic art and architecture"--Dust jacket
Contents
Pt. 1. The history, philosophy, traditions and teaching of Islam. Muhammed: man and prophet -- The history of Islam -- Islamic beliefs -- Worship and religious practice -- Muslim life -- Morality, ethics and law -- Unity and division. Pt. 2. The art and architecture of Islam. The art of the Islamic world -- The Umayyad Caliphate -- The Abbasid Caliphate -- The Fatimids -- From the Samanids to the Seljuks -- Zangids, Ayyubids and Mamluks -- Islam in Spain and North Africa -- Iran after the Mongol invasions -- Iran: the Safavids to the Qajars -- Islamic art in Mughal India -- The Ottoman Empire -- Modern Islamic art and architecture
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
512 p.
Isbn
9780754823919
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • sky247891376
  • (OCoLC)756167136
  • 818412
Label
The illustrated guide to Islam : history, philosophy, traditions, teachings, art & architecture, Raana Bokhari & Mohammad Seddon
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Previously published as two separate volumes, The illustrated encyclopedia of Islam and The illustrated encyclopedia of Islamic art and architecture"--Dust jacket
Contents
Pt. 1. The history, philosophy, traditions and teaching of Islam. Muhammed: man and prophet -- The history of Islam -- Islamic beliefs -- Worship and religious practice -- Muslim life -- Morality, ethics and law -- Unity and division. Pt. 2. The art and architecture of Islam. The art of the Islamic world -- The Umayyad Caliphate -- The Abbasid Caliphate -- The Fatimids -- From the Samanids to the Seljuks -- Zangids, Ayyubids and Mamluks -- Islam in Spain and North Africa -- Iran after the Mongol invasions -- Iran: the Safavids to the Qajars -- Islamic art in Mughal India -- The Ottoman Empire -- Modern Islamic art and architecture
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
512 p.
Isbn
9780754823919
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • sky247891376
  • (OCoLC)756167136
  • 818412

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