Egypt and Syria in the Fatimid, Ayyubid and Mamluk Eras VIII (Hardcover)

Proceedings of the 19th, 20th, 21st and 22nd International Colloquium Organized at Ghent (Orientalia Lovaniensia Analecta #244)

By K. Dhulster (Editor), J. Van Steenbergen (Editor), U. Vermeulen (Editor)

Peeters, 9789042932319, 609pp.

Publication Date: May 17, 2016

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Description

The eighth volume of proceedings of the International Colloquia on the History of Egypt and Syria in the Fatimid, Ayyubid and Mamluk Eras covers the 19th, 20th, 21st and 22nd gatherings, organized at Ghent University in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. True to tradition, the 27 articles deal with a wide variety of scholarly subjects, all revolving around the central theme of Syro-Egypt's high and late medieval history. Topics dealt with include archaeology, architecture, codicology, economic, political, and religious history, as well as belles-lettres. With contributions by P.-V. Claverie, N. Coureas, J.-Ch. Ducene, H. Hanisch, D. Igarashi, G. Lelli, Y. Lev, P. Moukarzel, D. Nicolle, C. Onimus, M. Piana, S. Pradines, B. Shoshan, N. Vanthieghem, Th.M. Wijntjes, J. Yeshaya, K. Yosef and M. Zouihal.