Medieval Islamic Civilization: An Encyclopedia (Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages)

Medieval Islamic Civilization: An Encyclopedia (Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages)

Josef W. Meri


Medieval Islamic Civilization examines the socio-cultural historical past of the areas the place Islam took carry among the 7th and 16th century. this significant two-volume paintings comprises over seven-hundred alphabetically prepared entries, contributed and signed by means of foreign students and specialists in fields resembling Arabic languages, Arabic literature, structure, paintings heritage, historical past, historical past of technological know-how, Islamic arts, Islamic reviews, center jap reviews, close to jap reviews, politics, faith, Semitic stories, theology, and extra. This reference offers an exhaustive and brilliant portrait of Islamic civilization together with the various medical, inventive, and non secular advancements in addition to all facets of everyday life and tradition.

For a whole checklist of entries, individuals, and extra, stopover at www.routledge-ny.com/middleages/Islamic.

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