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The Resource The great Arab conquests : how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in, Hugh Kennedy

The great Arab conquests : how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in, Hugh Kennedy

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The great Arab conquests : how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in
Title
The great Arab conquests
Title remainder
how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in
Statement of responsibility
Hugh Kennedy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the history of the great Islamic expansion, reveals how the Arab armies were able to overcome almost everything in their path, and brings to light the unique characteristics of Islamic settlement in new lands and the conversion to Islam of vast populations
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kennedy, Hugh
Dewey number
  • 297.09
  • 909.0976701
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS38.3
LC item number
.K45 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islamic Empire
  • Islamic Empire
  • Islamic Empire
  • Veroveringen
  • Islamisering
  • Arabieren
  • Arabische wereld
  • Islam
  • Islamic Empire
Label
The great Arab conquests : how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in, Hugh Kennedy
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Remembrance of things past -- The foundations of conquest -- The conquest of Syria and Palestine -- The conquest of Iraq -- The conquest of Egypt -- The conquest of Iran -- Into the Maghreb -- Crossing the Oxus -- The road to Samarqand -- Furthest east and furthest west -- The war at sea -- Voices of the conquered
Control code
ocn154699030
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
viii, 421 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780306815850
Lccn
2008297360
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o154699030
  • (OCoLC)154699030
Label
The great Arab conquests : how the spread of Islam changed the world we live in, Hugh Kennedy
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Remembrance of things past -- The foundations of conquest -- The conquest of Syria and Palestine -- The conquest of Iraq -- The conquest of Egypt -- The conquest of Iran -- Into the Maghreb -- Crossing the Oxus -- The road to Samarqand -- Furthest east and furthest west -- The war at sea -- Voices of the conquered
Control code
ocn154699030
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
viii, 421 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780306815850
Lccn
2008297360
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o154699030
  • (OCoLC)154699030

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