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The Islamic Villa in Early Medieval Iberia - a book by Anderson, Glaire D.

The Islamic Villa in Early Medieval Iberia

Architecture and Court Culture in Umayyad Córdoba

The Islamic Villa in Early Medieval Iberia( )
Author: Anderson, Glaire D.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $149.95
Book Description:

Exploring the aristocratic villas and court culture of Córdoba during its 'golden age' under the reign of the Umayyad dynasty (r. 756-1031 AD), this study illuminates a key facet of the secular architecture of the court and its relationship to the well-known Umayyad luxury arts. Based on textual and archaeological evidence, it offers a detailed analysis of the estates' architecture and gardens within a synthetic socio-historical framework.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Architecture / Buildings / Residential
History / Europe / Spain & Portugal
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.059 x 9.555 x 0.78 Inches
Book Weight:1.772 Pounds

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