Atlas of Islamic History by Peter Sluglett,Andrew Currie PDF

By Peter Sluglett,Andrew Currie

ISBN-10: 1138821284

ISBN-13: 9781138821286

ISBN-10: 1138821306

ISBN-13: 9781138821309

This Atlas offers the most outlines of Islamic background from the rapid pre-Islamic interval until eventually the top of 1920, that's, earlier than such a lot components of the Muslim global turned sovereign kingdom states.

Each map is observed by means of a textual content that contextualises, explains, and expands upon the map, and are absolutely cross-referenced. the entire maps are in complete color: 18 of them are double-page spreads, and 25 are unmarried web page layouts. this can be an atlas of Islamic, no longer easily Arab or Middle jap history; for this reason it covers the total Muslim global, together with Spain, North, West and East Africa, the Indian sub-continent, imperative Asia and South-East Asia. The maps aren't static, in that they convey transitions in the ancient interval to which they refer: for example, the phases of the 3 contemporaneous Umayyad, Fatimid and ‘Abbasid caliphates on Map 10, or the development of the Mongol invasions and the formation of a few of the separate Mongol khanates among 1200 and 1300 on Map 21. utilizing the hottest cartographic and leading edge layout thoughts, the maps holiday new floor in illuminating the heritage of Islam.?

Brought correct modern with the addition of a Postscript detailing The Islamic international seeing that c.1900, a Chronology from 500 BCE to 2014, and extra endpaper maps illustrating The unfold of Islam throughout the a while and The Islamic international within the twenty first Century, the Atlas of Islamic History is an important reference paintings and a useful textbook for undergraduates learning Islamic historical past, in addition to people with an curiosity in Asian heritage, heart East background and international historical past extra largely.


Show description

Read or Download Atlas of Islamic History PDF

Best islam books

F.R.C. Bagley's Twenty-three Years: A Study of the Prophetic Career of PDF

Initially released in 1985. via use of the earliest assets including mental and sociological research `Ali Dashti brings out the truth of Mohammad’s management, dispels the fog of superstition which has outfitted up round him, and discusses difficulties that are infrequently tested.

Download e-book for iPad: Shari'a and Social Engineering: The Implementation of by R. Michael Feener

This booklet seeks to open new traces of debate approximately how Islamic legislation is considered as a possible software for courses of social transformation in modern Muslim society. It does this via a severe exam of the workings of the nation shari'a approach because it was once designed and applied on the flip of the twenty-first century in Aceh, Indonesia.

Download e-book for iPad: The Second Formation of Islamic Law: The Hanafi School in by Guy Burak

The second one Formation of Islamic legislations is the 1st e-book to house the increase of an reliable tuition of legislation within the post-Mongol interval. the writer explores how the Ottoman dynasty formed the constitution and doctrine of a specific department in the Hanafi university of legislations. furthermore, the booklet examines the competition of varied jurists, commonly from the empire's Arab provinces, to this improvement.

Read e-book online Abrahams Erbe: Konkurrenz, Konflikt und Koexistenz der PDF

Die aktuelle Pluralisierung der europäischen Gesellschaften lässt nach den Wurzeln von europäischen Identitäten, Traditionen und kulturellen Ressourcen fragen. Eine maßgebliche Rolle für die Formierung der heterogenen Kulturen Europas spielen die drei Religionen des Judentums, Christentums und Islams, die sich exemplarisch in der Figur eines Stammvaters treffen, der verschieden benannt und verstanden wurde: Avraham, Abraham oder Ibrahim.

Additional info for Atlas of Islamic History

Example text

Download PDF sample

Atlas of Islamic History by Peter Sluglett,Andrew Currie

by Edward

Rated 4.83 of 5 – based on 44 votes