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The Resource Lost enlightenment : Central Asia's golden age from the Arab conquest to Tamerlane, S. Frederick Starr

Lost enlightenment : Central Asia's golden age from the Arab conquest to Tamerlane, S. Frederick Starr

Label
Lost enlightenment : Central Asia's golden age from the Arab conquest to Tamerlane
Title
Lost enlightenment
Title remainder
Central Asia's golden age from the Arab conquest to Tamerlane
Statement of responsibility
S. Frederick Starr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Starr, S. Frederick
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Asia, Central
Label
Lost enlightenment : Central Asia's golden age from the Arab conquest to Tamerlane, S. Frederick Starr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 541-609) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The center of the world -- Worldly urbanists, ancient land -- A cauldron of skills, ideas, and faiths -- How Arabs conquered Central Asia and Central Asia then set the stage to conquer Baghdad -- East wind over Baghdad -- Wandering scholars -- Khurasan : Central Asia's rising star -- A flowering of Central Asia : the Samanid dynasty -- A moment in the desert : Gurganj under the Mamuns -- Turks take the stage: Mahmud of Kashgar and Yusuf of Balasagun -- Culture under a Turkic marauder : Mahmud's Ghazni -- Tremors under the dome of Seljuk rule -- The Mongol century -- Tamerlane and his successors -- Retrospective : the sand and the oyster
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 634 pages
Isbn
9781400848805
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Lccn
2013013684
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn862426345
  • (OCoLC)862426345
  • (DLC)BK0013197833
  • (OCoLC)862426345
Label
Lost enlightenment : Central Asia's golden age from the Arab conquest to Tamerlane, S. Frederick Starr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 541-609) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The center of the world -- Worldly urbanists, ancient land -- A cauldron of skills, ideas, and faiths -- How Arabs conquered Central Asia and Central Asia then set the stage to conquer Baghdad -- East wind over Baghdad -- Wandering scholars -- Khurasan : Central Asia's rising star -- A flowering of Central Asia : the Samanid dynasty -- A moment in the desert : Gurganj under the Mamuns -- Turks take the stage: Mahmud of Kashgar and Yusuf of Balasagun -- Culture under a Turkic marauder : Mahmud's Ghazni -- Tremors under the dome of Seljuk rule -- The Mongol century -- Tamerlane and his successors -- Retrospective : the sand and the oyster
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 634 pages
Isbn
9781400848805
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Lccn
2013013684
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn862426345
  • (OCoLC)862426345
  • (DLC)BK0013197833
  • (OCoLC)862426345

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