Author:Anne F. Broadbridge


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Kingship and Ideology in the Islamic and Mongol Worlds

By: Anne F. Broadbridge

Price: $27.90

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033819

ISBN: 0521118719

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What were the attitudes to diplomacy and kingship in the medieval Islamic world? Anne Broadbridge examines struggles over ideology in the Middle East and Central Asia from 1260 to 1405. She explores two very different ideological worlds: the Islamic world of the Mamluk Sultans of Egypt and Syria, and the Mongol world inhabited by the Golden Horde in Central Asia, the Ilkhanids in Iran and Anatolia, the Ilkhanids' successors, and Temür. The relationships among these rival rulers were often highly charged, and diplomatic missions were exchanged in an effort to promote each ruler's ideology. Thi... View more info