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Harvard Historical Studies 158

Empires of Islam in Renaissance Historical Thought

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HARDCOVER

$71.50 • £57.95 • €64.50

ISBN 9780674026568

Publication Date: 02/28/2008

Short

370 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

8 halftones, 1 map

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  • Note on Nomenclature
  • List of Figures
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Rise and Fall of the Trojan Turks
  • 2. Barbarians at the Gates
  • 3. In Search of the Classical Turks
  • 4. Translations of Empire
  • 5. Wise Men in the East
  • Epilogue
  • Appendix: The Caspian Gates
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 2009 Phyllis Goodhart Gordan Book Prize, Renaissance Society of America
  • 2008 Helen & Howard R. Marraro Prize in Italian History, American Historical Association, American Catholic Historical Association, and Society for Italian Historical Studies
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