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The Resource Oriental treasures in the Mediterranean : from Damascus to Granada, by Henri Stierlin

Oriental treasures in the Mediterranean : from Damascus to Granada, by Henri Stierlin

Label
Oriental treasures in the Mediterranean : from Damascus to Granada
Title
Oriental treasures in the Mediterranean
Title remainder
from Damascus to Granada
Statement of responsibility
by Henri Stierlin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stierlin, Henri
Dewey number
909.09638
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • N6260
  • N7258
LC item number
  • .S75 2005
  • .S75 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islamic art
  • Islamic architecture
  • Mediterranean Region
  • Mediterranean Region
  • Mediterranean Region
Target audience
adult
Label
Oriental treasures in the Mediterranean : from Damascus to Granada, by Henri Stierlin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ( p. 292-293 ) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: the common origins -- Introduction: the rise of Islam -- Classical architecture : the Umayyads and Abbasids -- The Seljuks in Anatolia -- From Egypt to Ifriqiya and Morocco -- From the Ayyubids to the Mamluks -- From Andalusia to Morocco: the Nasrids and Marinids -- The apogee of the Ottomans: Sinan and Suleyman the Magnificent -- Ten extraordinary monuments (Jerusalem : the Dome of the Rock -- The strange birth of the Great Mosque of Damascus -- The remarkable decoration in the Great Mosque of Cordova -- The Turkish Sultanhan caravanserai at Aksaray -- the colossal Sultan Hasan Madrasa in Cairo -- the Mausoleum of Barquq built by Farag in the "desert" -- The genesis of the Alhambra of Granada -- The Ibn Yussef Madrasa at Marrakesh -- Hayreddin's complex at Edirne heralds great Ottoman art -- The symbolic meaning of the Suleymaniye)
Dimensions
36 cm.
Extent
296 pages
Isbn
9788854400870
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2005483065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61260790
  • (Sirsi) o61260790
Label
Oriental treasures in the Mediterranean : from Damascus to Granada, by Henri Stierlin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ( p. 292-293 ) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: the common origins -- Introduction: the rise of Islam -- Classical architecture : the Umayyads and Abbasids -- The Seljuks in Anatolia -- From Egypt to Ifriqiya and Morocco -- From the Ayyubids to the Mamluks -- From Andalusia to Morocco: the Nasrids and Marinids -- The apogee of the Ottomans: Sinan and Suleyman the Magnificent -- Ten extraordinary monuments (Jerusalem : the Dome of the Rock -- The strange birth of the Great Mosque of Damascus -- The remarkable decoration in the Great Mosque of Cordova -- The Turkish Sultanhan caravanserai at Aksaray -- the colossal Sultan Hasan Madrasa in Cairo -- the Mausoleum of Barquq built by Farag in the "desert" -- The genesis of the Alhambra of Granada -- The Ibn Yussef Madrasa at Marrakesh -- Hayreddin's complex at Edirne heralds great Ottoman art -- The symbolic meaning of the Suleymaniye)
Dimensions
36 cm.
Extent
296 pages
Isbn
9788854400870
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2005483065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61260790
  • (Sirsi) o61260790

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