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Author Nābulusī, ʻUthmān ibn Ibrāhīm, active 1235, author

Title The sword of ambition : bureaucratic rivalry in medieval Egypt / Abū ʻAmr ʻUthmān ibn Ibrahim al-Nabulusi al-Miṣrī ; edited and translated by Luke B. Yarbrough
Published New York : New York University Press, 2016
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Series Library of Arabic Literature
Library of Arabic literature.
Contents Introduction -- The reprehensibility of employing dhimmis -- The Copts and their deceits -- Of secretaries and their art -- Ignorant men who have donned the garments of the secretaries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes In Arabic with English translation
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Subject Administrative agencies -- Egypt -- Early works to 1800.
Egypt -- Politics and government -- 640-1882 -- Early works to 1800.
Genre/Form Early works.
Form Electronic book
Author Nābulusī, ʻUthmān ibn Ibrāhīm, active 1235. Lumaʻ al-qawānīn al-muḍīyah fī dawāwīn al-diyār al-Miṣrīyah.
Nābulusī, ʻUthmān ibn Ibrāhīm, active 1235. Lumaʻ al-qawānīn al-muḍīyah fī dawāwīn al-diyār al-Miṣrīyah. English
Yarbrough, Luke B., editor, translator
ISBN 1479839086 (electronic bk)
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