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The Muslims of medieval Italy

Author: A Metcalfe
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2009.
Series: New Edinburgh Islamic surveys.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This significant new work focuses on the formation and fragmentation of an Arab-Muslim state and its society in Sicily and south Italy between 800 and 1300, which led to the formation of an enduring Muslim-Christian frontier during the age of the Crusades. It examines the long- and short-term impact of Muslim authority in regions that were to fall into the hands of European rulers, and explains how and why Muslim  Read more...
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History
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Metcalfe, A. (Alex).
Muslims of medieval Italy.
Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2009
(OCoLC)320798850
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: A Metcalfe
ISBN: 9780748629114 0748629114 0748620079 9780748620074
OCLC Number: 650246468
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 314 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: Muslim expansion into the central Mediterranean --
The consolidation of Muslim authority in Sicily --
Fatimid rule in Sicily --
The civil war and Sicilian ṭā'ifa period --
The Norman conquest of Muslim Sicily --
Muslims under early Norman rule : churches, charters and lordships --
The Muslims in the kingdom of Sicily --
The Normans in Africa --
The Muslim massacres of the 1160s --
Eunuchs, familiars, collaborators and conspirators --
Monreale and the Muslims --
The art of leisure --
The science of power --
The Muslim revolts and the colony at Lucera.
Series Title: New Edinburgh Islamic surveys.
Responsibility: Alex Metcalfe.

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