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Author Lane, George, 1952-

Title Early Mongol rule in thirteenth-century Iran : a Persian renaissance / George Lane
Published London ; New York : RoutledgeCurzon, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 330 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Studies in the history of Iran and Turkey
Studies in the history of Iran and Turkey.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgements; Transliteration; The sources; Divine punishment or God's secret intent?; Baghdad and its aftermath; The uneasy borders; Abaqa Khan and the west; Berke Khan and the north; Baraq Khan and the east; The provinces; Kirman; Shiraz; Herat; The Juwayns; Poets, Sufis and Qalandars; Return of a king; Appendix: maps; Glossary; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary This book opposes the way in which, for too long, the whole period of Mongol domination of Iran has been viewed from a negative standpoint
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-322) and index
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Subject Iran -- Civilization.
Iran -- History -- 1256-1500.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2002031695
ISBN 0203419367 (electronic bk.)
1134431031 (electronic bk.)
9780203419366 (electronic bk.)
9781134431038 (electronic bk.)