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The empire of the Qara Khitai in Eurasian history : between China and the Islamic World

Author: Michal Biran
Publisher: Cambridge, UK : Cambridge University Press, 2007, ©2005.
Series: Cambridge studies in Islamic civilization.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The book considers the political, institutional and cultural histories of the Qara Khitai.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michal Biran
ISBN: 0521842263 9780521842266 9780521066020 0521066026
OCLC Number: 612865617
Notes: Reprinted.
Description: xvi, 279 pages : illustrations, tables, maps, genealogical table ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part I. Political History: 1. From Liao to Western Liao: Yelu Dashi and the establishment of the Qara Khitai Empire; 2. The quiet period: the reign of Yilie and the Empresses; 3. The fall: between the Khwarazm Shah and the Mongols. Epilogue: what became of the Qara Khitai?; Part II. Aspects of Cultural and Institutional History: 4. China; 5. Nomads; 6. Islam.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in Islamic civilization.
Responsibility: Michal Biran.

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