Dr Gerald Hawting's Muslims, Mongols and Crusaders: Key Papers from SOAS PDF

By Dr Gerald Hawting

The interval from approximately 1100 to 1350 within the heart East used to be marked by way of persisted interplay among the neighborhood Muslim rulers and teams of non-Muslim invaders: the Frankish crusaders from Western Europe and the Mongols from northeastern Asia. In deflecting the possibility these invaders provided, a tremendous function used to be performed through the Mamluk kingdom which arose in Egypt and Syria in 1250. The Bulletin of the varsity of Oriental and African Studies has, from 1917 onwards, released numerous articles touching on the heritage of this era by way of prime historians of the zone, and this quantity reprints the most vital and fascinating of them for the benefit of scholars and scholars.

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