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Routes and realms : the power of place in the early Islamic world

Author: Zayde Antrim
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This title explores the ways in which Muslims expressed attachment to land in formal texts from the ninth through the eleventh centuries. These texts reveal that territories were imagined specifically as homes, cities, and regions and acted as powerful categories of belonging in the early Islamic world.
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Zayde Antrim
ISBN: 9780199913879 0199913870 9780199980178 0199980179
OCLC Number: 874723025
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Acknowledgments ; Note on Translations, Transliterations, and Dates ; Glossary ; Introduction: The Discourse of Place ; Part I: Home ; 1. Home as Homeland ; Part II: City ; 2. Cities and Sacred History ; 3. The Image of the City ; Part III: Region ; 4. Dividing the World ; 5. Routes and Realms ; Conclusion: Looking Forward ; Notes ; Bibliography ; Index
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Routes and Realms explores the ways in which Muslims expressed attachment to land in formal texts from the ninth through the eleventh centuries. These texts reveal that territories were imagined  Read more...

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Antrim's study is a real contribution and will effectively stimulate discussion on the very nature (and study) of early Islamic geography. * Paul L. Heck, Journal of Historical Geography * With Read more...

 
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