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Saracen strongholds AD 630-1050 : the Middle East and Central Asia

Author: David Nicolle; Adam Hook
Publisher: Oxford : Osprey, ©2008.
Series: Fortress, 76.
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The Islamic world drew upon a myriad of pre-existing styles of fortification, taking Romano-Byzantine, Indian and Chinese ideas to create a highly effective and sophisticated hybrid fortification  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Nicolle; Adam Hook
ISBN: 9781846031151 184603115X
OCLC Number: 500406985
Description: 64 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Fortress, 76.
Responsibility: David Nicolle ; illustrated by Adam Hook.

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As the Islamic Empire expanded, it drew upon a variety of earlier fortification styles: Romano-Byzantine, Indian and even Chinese. This book explains how these different themes were combined in Read more...

 
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