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Medieval Empires and the Culture of Competition
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Samuel England
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-07 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

The first book to look critically at digital technologies and the role they play within queer lives in contemporary India
The Mamluk Sultanate
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Carl F. Petry
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An engaging and accessible survey of the Mamluk Sultanate which positions the realm within the development of comparative political systems from a global perspe
The Crusader States and their Neighbours
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Nicholas Morton
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-24 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Crusader States and their Neighbours explores the military history of the Medieval Near East, piecing together the fault-lines of conflict which entangled t
Friends of the Emir
Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: Luke B. Yarbrough
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-13 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Reveals how early Muslims devised and elaborated normative views concerning non-Muslim state officials at moments of intense competition.
The Apple of His Eye
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: William Chester Jordan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-09 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

The thirteenth century brought new urgency to Catholic efforts to convert non-Christians, and no Catholic ruler was more dedicated to this undertaking than King
Unwatchable
Language: en
Pages: 350
Authors: Nicholas Baer
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-14 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

We all have images that we find unwatchable, whether for ethical, political, or sensory and affective reasons. From news coverage of terror attacks to viral vid
Tales of a Minstrel of Reims in the Thirteenth Century
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors:
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09 - Publisher: CUA Press

"Scholarly translation of Old French tales into English; an account by an anonymous, thirteenth-century minstrel of historical events, including battles for con
Impostures
Language: en
Pages: 542
Authors: al-Ḥarīrī
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-07 - Publisher: NYU Press

One of the Wall Street Journal's Top 10 Books of the Year Winner, 2020 Sheikh Zayed Book Award, Translation Category Finalist, 2021 PROSE Award, Literature Cate
Maqāmāt Abī Zayd al-Sarūjī
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: al-Ḥarīrī
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-05 - Publisher: NYU Press

Maqāmāt Abī Zayd al-Sarūjī is a scholarly, Arabic-only edition of the celebrated work by al-Ḥarīrī, which is also available in English translation from
The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Jonathan Phillips
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-25 - Publisher: Random House

'Superbly researched and enormously entertaining... One of the outstanding books of the year' The Times An epic story of empire-building and bloody conflict, th