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For Prophet and Tsar

Islam and Empire in Russia and Central Asia

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PAPERBACK

$24.50 • £19.95 • €22.00

ISBN 9780674032231

Publication Date: 05/31/2009

Academic Trade

480 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

8 halftones, 2 maps

World

  • Note on Transliteration and Spelling
  • Introduction
  • 1. A Church for Islam
  • 2. The State in the Mosque
  • 3. An Imperial Family
  • 4. Nomads into Muslims
  • 5. Civilizing Turkestan
  • 6. Heretics, Citizens, and Revolutionaries
  • Epilogue
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • Honorable Mention, 2007 Wayne S. Vucinich Book Prize, American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies
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