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The Resource Studies in the medieval history of the Yemen and South Arabia, G. Rex Smith

Studies in the medieval history of the Yemen and South Arabia, G. Rex Smith

Label
Studies in the medieval history of the Yemen and South Arabia
Title
Studies in the medieval history of the Yemen and South Arabia
Statement of responsibility
G. Rex Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, G. Rex
Illustrations
illustrations
LC call number
DS247.A27
LC item number
S65 1997
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Variorum collected studies series
Series volume
CS574
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle Ages
  • Yemen
  • Oman
Label
Studies in the medieval history of the Yemen and South Arabia, G. Rex Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The political history of the Islamic Yemen down to the first Turkish invasion (1-945/622-1538) -- II. Yemenite history: problems and misconceptions -- III. Ibn al-Mujawir on Dhofar and Socotra -- IV. Ibn al-Mujawir's 7th/13th-century Arabia: the wondrous and the humorous -- V. Ibn al-Mujawir's 7th/13th-century guide to Arabia: the eastern connection -- VI. Some 'anthropological' passages from Ibn al-Mujawir's guide to Arabia and their proposed interpretations -- VII. The language of Ibn al-Mujawir's 7th/13th-century guide to Arabia, Tarikh al-Mustabsir -- VIII. Magic, jinn and the supernatural in medieval Yemen: examples from Ibn al-Mujawir's 7th/13th-century guide -- IX. Ibn Hatim's Kitab al-Simt and its place in medieval Yemenite historiography -- X. Have you anything to declare? Maritime trade and commerce in Ayyubid Aden: practices and taxes -- XI. More on the port practices and taxes of medieval Aden
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
1 v. (various pagings)
Isbn
9780860786412
Lccn
97004315 //r97
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
Studies in the medieval history of the Yemen and South Arabia, G. Rex Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The political history of the Islamic Yemen down to the first Turkish invasion (1-945/622-1538) -- II. Yemenite history: problems and misconceptions -- III. Ibn al-Mujawir on Dhofar and Socotra -- IV. Ibn al-Mujawir's 7th/13th-century Arabia: the wondrous and the humorous -- V. Ibn al-Mujawir's 7th/13th-century guide to Arabia: the eastern connection -- VI. Some 'anthropological' passages from Ibn al-Mujawir's guide to Arabia and their proposed interpretations -- VII. The language of Ibn al-Mujawir's 7th/13th-century guide to Arabia, Tarikh al-Mustabsir -- VIII. Magic, jinn and the supernatural in medieval Yemen: examples from Ibn al-Mujawir's 7th/13th-century guide -- IX. Ibn Hatim's Kitab al-Simt and its place in medieval Yemenite historiography -- X. Have you anything to declare? Maritime trade and commerce in Ayyubid Aden: practices and taxes -- XI. More on the port practices and taxes of medieval Aden
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
1 v. (various pagings)
Isbn
9780860786412
Lccn
97004315 //r97
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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