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The Prophet and the Age of the Caliphates: The Islamic Near East from the Sixth to the Eleventh Century

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The Prophet and the Age of Caliphates is an accessible history of the Near East from c.600-1050AD, the period in which Islamic society was formed. Beginning with the life of Muhammad and the birth of Islam, Hugh Kennedy goes on to explore the great Arab conquests of the seventh century and the golden age of the Umayyad and Abbasid caliphates when the world of Islam was politically and culturally far more developed than the West. The arrival of the Seljuk Turks and the period of political fragmentation which followed ...

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The Prophet and the Age of the Caliphates: The Islamic Near East from the Sixth to the Eleventh Century 2015, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138787612

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The Prophet and the Age of the Caliphates: The Islamic Near East from the Sixth to the Eleventh Century 2015, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138787605

3rd edition

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The Prophet and the Age of the Caliphates: The Islamic Near East from the Sixth to the Eleventh Century 1989, Pearson, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780582493131

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