Humanism in the Renaissance of Islam (Studies in Islamic culture and history series)

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9789004072596: Humanism in the Renaissance of Islam (Studies in Islamic culture and history series)

Under the enlightened rule of the Buyid dynasty (945-1055 A.D.) the Islamic world witnessed an unequalled cultural renaissance. This book is an investigation into the nature of the environment in which the cultural transformation took place and into the cultural elite who were its bearers.

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'..".a colourful picture of the life of an interesting group of people.'
W. Montgomery Watt, "Middle East Journal, 1987.
'..".a wealth of detailed information...'
Ira M. Lapidus, "American Historical Review.
'..".rendra bien des services tous ceux qui s'intiressent ce 'sihcle buyide'.'
Abdallah Cheikh Moussa, "Studia Islamica, 1991.
'..".a fascinating book, full of stimulating views and of a wide erudition.'
Remke Kruk, "Bibliotheca Orientalis, 1988.
'"...a colourful picture of the life of an interesting group of people."' W. Montgomery Watt, "Middle East Journal", 1987. '"...a wealth of detailed information..."' Ira M. Lapidus, "American Historical Review". '"...rendra bien des services a tous ceux qui s'interessent a ce 'siecle buyide'."' Abdallah Cheikh Moussa, "Studia Islamica", 1991. '"...a fascinating book, full of stimulating views and of a wide erudition."' Remke Kruk, "Bibliotheca Orientalis", 1988."

'."..a colourful picture of the life of an interesting group of people."' W. Montgomery Watt, "Middle East Journal," 1987. '."..a wealth of detailed information..."' Ira M. Lapidus, "American Historical Review." '."..rendra bien des services a tous ceux qui s'interessent a ce 'siecle buyide'."' Abdallah Cheikh Moussa, "Studia Islamica," 1991. '."..a fascinating book, full of stimulating views and of a wide erudition."' Remke Kruk, "Bibliotheca Orientalis," 1988."

'...a colourful picture of the life of an interesting group of people.' W. Montgomery Watt, Middle East Journal, 1987. '...a wealth of detailed information...' Ira M. Lapidus, American Historical Review. '...rendra bien des services a tous ceux qui s'interessent a ce 'siecle buyide'.' Abdallah Cheikh Moussa, Studia Islamica, 1991. '...a fascinating book, full of stimulating views and of a wide erudition.' Remke Kruk, Bibliotheca Orientalis, 1988.

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