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Sultans and mosques : the early Muslim architecture of Bangladesh

Author: Perween Hasan
Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The mosque architecture of the Independent Sultanate period (from the 14th to the 16th centuries) represents the most important element of the Islamic architecture of Bengal. In this book Perween Hasan demonstrates that the distinctive style of the region drew its inspiration from the indigenous vernacular architecture of Bengal, which was also a source for the Buddhist/Hindu temple architecture of the region. She  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hasan, Perween.
Sultans and mosques.
London : I.B. Tauris, 2007
(OCoLC)608019348
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Perween Hasan
ISBN: 9781845113810 1845113810
OCLC Number: 72868799
Description: xiii, 241 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Perween Hasan.

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The mosque architecture of the Independent Sultanate period (from the 14th to the 16th centuries) represents the most important element of the Islamic architecture of Bengal. The early Muslim  Read more...

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Oleg Grabar: " Created as a labor of love, this book is both an invitation to know Bangladesh better and to meditate on the brilliant history of Islamic architecture everyehere". Robert Hillenbrand: Read more...

 
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