This publication of the correspondence of Khwaja 'Ubayd Allah Ah?rar and his associates provides remarkable new evidence of a dynamic network of social, economic, and political relationships between the Central Asian Naqshbandi community of Samarqand and the Timurid court of Herat in the late fifteenth century.
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Jo-Ann Gross, Ph.D. (1983) in Near Eastern Languages and Literatures, New York University, is Professor of History at the College of New Jersey. She is the editor ofMuslims in Central Asia: Expressions of Identity and Change (Duke University Press, 1992) and the author of numerous articles on the social and economic history of the Naqshbandiya and KhwajacUba Allah Ah?ar.Asom Urunbaev, is Dr. at the Institute of Oriental Studies, Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Uzbekistan. He is the author ofPis'ma-avtografy Abdarrakhmana Dzhami (The Autograph Letters of cAbd al-Rah?man Jami, Tashkent, 1984), the translator (into Russian and Uzbek) and editor of several editions of Persian texts, and the author of numerous articles on the history of Central Asia.
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Book Description Brill, Netherlands, 2002. Hardback. Book 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 English edition of the correspondence of Khwaja Ubayd Allah AhÌ£rar, the fifteenth-century Central Asian Naqshbandi Sufi shaykh, and his associates provides surprising new insights into the sociopolitical and economic history of premodern Central Asia and the influential roles of Sufi leaders of the time. It contains the extraordinary collection of autograph letters from the Majmu a-yi murasalat, a unique manuscript housed at the Institute of Oriental Studies in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, with petitions to the Timurid court at Herat. The letters cover such topics as internecine conflict, peacemaking, taxation, property and endowments, trade, migration, Islamic piety and law, material support of shaykhs and students, and relief from oppression. Three introductory chapters discuss the Central Asian Naqshbandiya, Khwaja Ubayd Allah AhÌ£rar, the social, historical, economic and political significance of the letters, and the manuscript and its authors. With the Persian transcription and a complete facsimile of the manuscript letters reproduced at the end of the work. Bookseller Inventory # TNP9789004126039
Book Description BRILL, E.J., LEIDEN, 2002. Encuadernacion original. Book Condition: NUEVO / NEW. GROSS, J.-A. / A. URUNBAEV THE LETTERS OF KHWAJA ^UBAYD ALLAH AHRAR AND HIS ASSOCIATES. PERSIAN TEXT, ENGLISH TRANSLATION WITH NOTES, INTRODUCTORY. LEIDEN, 2002, xx 472 p. +laminas fuera texto Encuadernacion original. Nuevo. Bookseller Inventory # 323295
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Book Description see description. Book Condition: New. This item might Printed on Demand, please check. ISBN: 9789004126039. Publisher : BRILL. Author : Jo-Ann Gross. Publication date: 30-Aug-2002. Binding: Hardback. Number of pages: 564. Bookseller Inventory # HGB-11428
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