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Damascus Under the Mamlūks

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The twelfth volume of The Centers of Civilization Series focuses on Damascus. Books in the series are devoted to cities which have exercised a radiating influence upon the civilizations in which they have existed.
Geography, history and legend ave made Damascus an eminent city. Situated on the edge of a plain, protected on the north and west by mountains and copiously endowed with water, Damascus has commanded a position long coveted by settlers. With significance to both Christianity and Islam and as a pivotal point in Middle Eastern trade routes it is unsurprising that the city has enjoyed a number of periods of great prominence.
This is a hardback copy complete with dustjacket. There is some minor bumping to the corners and edges of the cover but the book is otherwise in good condition.

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Author(s):
Nicola A Ziadeh
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
140
Publisher:
University of Oklahoma Press
Title:
The Centers of Civilization Series: Damascus Under the Mamlūks

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The twelfth volume of The Centers of Civilization Series focuses on Damascus. Books in the series are devoted to cities which have exercised a radiating influence upon the civilizations in which they have existed.
Geography, history and legend ave made Damascus an eminent city. Situated on the edge of a plain, protected on the north and west by mountains and copiously endowed with water, Damascus has commanded a position long coveted by settlers. With significance to both Christianity and Islam and as a pivotal point in Middle Eastern trade routes it is unsurprising that the city has enjoyed a number of periods of great prominence.
This is a hardback copy complete with dustjacket. There is some minor bumping to the corners and edges of the cover but the book is otherwise in good condition.

Author(s):
Nicola A Ziadeh
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
140
Publisher:
University of Oklahoma Press
Title:
The Centers of Civilization Series: Damascus Under the Mamlūks

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