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An extensively annotated translation from Chaghatay of one of the most important Central Asian historical works, a valuable source for the study of Central Asian history, written in Khiva in the early 19th century.
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Yuri Bregel, Ph.D. (1961) in History, Institute of Oriental Studies, Moscow, is Professor of Central Eurasian Studies at Indiana University. His numerous publications on medieval and early modern history of Central Asia include also the text edition of Firdaws al-iqbal (Brill, 1988).Language Notes:
Text: English (translation)
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Book Description Brill, Netherlands, 1999. Hardback. Condition: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. This volume is a translation from Chaghatay (medieval Turkic literary language of Central Asia) of a work written by Uzbek historians Munis and Agahi in the early 19th century. It contains the history of Khorezm, especially detailed for the 18th and early 19th centuries, and it is an outstanding example of Central Asian historiography. The book is the first Western translation of this historical work and the first such translation of a major Chaghatay source for the history of Central Asia in the 18th-19th centuries. Besides the translation, the book includes extensive historical and philological notes and detailed introduction discussing the historical background of the period when the work was written, the biographies of the authors, the history of the text, and its sources. Seller Inventory # TNP9789004113657
Book Description BRILL, 1999. Hardback. Condition: NEW. 9789004113657 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. For all enquiries, please contact Herb Tandree Philosophy Books directly - customer service is our primary goal. Seller Inventory # HTANDREE0122812
Book Description Brill Academic Pub, 1999. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P119004113657
Book Description Brill Academic Pub, 1999. Hardcover. Condition: Brand New. annotated edition. 718 pages. 9.50x6.00x2.25 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # __9004113657