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Spanning the Strait : studies in unity in the western Mediterranean

Spanning the Strait : studies in unity in the western Mediterranean

Author: Yuen-Gen Liang
Publisher: Leiden : Brill, 2013.
Series: Medieval encounters, v. 19/1-2
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yuen-Gen Liang
ISBN: 9789004256637 9004256636
OCLC Number: 873462375
Language Note: Comprend un texte en français.
Description: vi, 268 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Unity and disunity across the Strait of Gibraltar / Yuen-Gen Liang, Abigail Krasner Balbale, Andrew Devereux, and Camilo Gomez-Rivas --
Articles: Slaves and silver across the Strait of Gibraltar : politics and trade between Umayyad Iberia and Kharijite North Africa / Adam Gaiser --
The preaching of the Almohads : loyalty and resistance across the Strait of Gibraltar / Linda G. Jones --
The last Almohads : universal sovereignty between North Africa and the Crown of Aragon / Hussein Fancy --
"The types of wisdom are two in number" : Judah Ibn Tibbon's quotation from the Iḥyā 'Ulūm al-Dīn / S.J. Pearce --
Of corsairs, converts and renegades : forms and functions of coastal raiding on both sides of the far western Mediterranean, 1490-1540 / David Coleman --
The Mahdi in Valencia : Messianism, apocalypticism and Morisco rebellions in late sixteenth-century Spain / Marya T. Green-Mercado Book reviews: Clifford R. Backman on Samantha Kelly, The 'Cronaca di Partenope' : an introduction to and critical edition of the first vernacular history of Naples, c. 1350 --
Travis Bruce on Ramzi Rouighi, The making of a Mediterranean emirate : Ifriqiya and its Andalusis, 1200-1400 --
Patrick Harris on Cyrille Aillet, Les Mozarabes : Christianisme, Islamisation, et Arabisation en Peninsule Iberique (IXe-XIIe siecle) --
Capucine Nemo-Pekelman on D. Freidenreich, Foreigners and their food : constructing otherness in Jewish, Christian, and Islamic law --
Brenda S. Gardenour Walter on Patricia A. Baker, Han Nijdam, and Karine Van't Land, eds., Medicine and space : body, surroundings, and borders in antiquity and the Middle Ages --
Alexandra Cuffel on Marc Michael Epstein, The medieval Haggadah : art, narrative, and religious imagination Pamela A. Patton on Katrin kogman-Appel and Mati Meyer, eds., Between Judaism and Christianity : art historical essays in honor of Elisheva (Elisabeth) Revel-Neher --
Miguel Angel Vazquez on Ana Labarta, Carmen Barcelo, and Josefina Veglison, Valencia arab en prosa i vers.
Series Title: Medieval encounters, v. 19/1-2
Responsibility: edited by Yuen-Gen Liang [et autres].


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