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The Resource The great Arab conquests : how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in, Hugh Kennedy

The great Arab conquests : how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in, Hugh Kennedy

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The great Arab conquests : how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in
Title
The great Arab conquests
Title remainder
how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in
Statement of responsibility
Hugh Kennedy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the history of the great Islamic expansion, reveals how the Arab armies were able to overcome almost everything in their path, and brings to light the unique characteristics of Islamic settlement in new lands and the conversion to Islam of vast populations
Summary
Examines the history of the great Islamic expansion, reveals how the Arab armies were able to overcome almost everything in their path, and brings to light the unique characteristics of Islamic settlement in new lands and the conversion to Islam of vast populations
Writing style
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219954
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Kennedy, Hugh
Dewey number
  • 297.09
  • 909.0976701
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • DS38.3
  • BP55
LC item number
  • .K46 2007
  • .K46 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Islam
  • Islamic Empire
  • Islamic Empire
  • Islamic Empire
  • Islamic Empire
Target audience
adult
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how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in
Label
The great Arab conquests : how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in, Hugh Kennedy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references 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
Remembrance of things past -- The foundations of conquest -- The conquest of Syria and Palestine -- The conquest of Iraq -- The conquest of Egypt -- The conquest of Iran -- Into the Maghreb -- Crossing the Oxus -- The road to Samarqand -- Furthest east and furthest west -- The war at sea -- Voices of the conquered
Control code
652825
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
viii, 421 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306815850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780306815850
  • (OCoLC)154699030
Label
The great Arab conquests : how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in, Hugh Kennedy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references 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
Remembrance of things past -- The foundations of conquest -- The conquest of Syria and Palestine -- The conquest of Iraq -- The conquest of Egypt -- The conquest of Iran -- Into the Maghreb -- Crossing the Oxus -- The road to Samarqand -- Furthest east and furthest west -- The war at sea -- Voices of the conquered
Control code
652825
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
viii, 421 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306815850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780306815850
  • (OCoLC)154699030

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