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Dynasties and Empires (Subscribe)


Ummayad (13)
Timurid (1)
Seljuk (5)
Samanid (2)
Safavid (6)
Nasrid (1)
Mughal Empire (6)
Mamluk (11)
Khanid (4)
Ghaznavid (6)
Fatimid (7)
Ayyubid (14)
Almoravid (2)
Almohad (4)
Abbasid (16)


Islamic Arts and Architecture

Chronological highlights of Muslim history, divided according to dynasties.

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An on-line book by Richard Hooker, of Washington Sate University; covers the history of Islam, from pre-Islamic times through to the Abbassid dynasty.

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An account of Islamic rule in Egypt in the period 960-1517, covering the Fatimids, Ayyubids and Mamluks.

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Dr. Youssef Ziedan for Heritage and Manuscripts

An online resource for researchers in the field of manuscripts and heritage maintained by the Director of the Manuscripts and Acquisitions Administration at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina. Includes catalogs, audio and visual materials, lectures and discussion forums.

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