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The Rare and Excellent History of Saladin or Al-Nawadir Al-Sultaniyya Wa'l-Mahasin Al-Yusufiyya by Baha' Al-Din Ibn Shaddad

The Rare and Excellent History of Saladin or Al-Nawadir Al-Sultaniyya Wa'l-Mahasin Al-Yusufiyya by Baha' Al-Din Ibn Shaddad( )
Series title:Crusade Texts in Translation Ser.
ISBN:978-0-7546-3381-5
Publication Date:Nov 2002
Publisher:Routledge
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $34.95
Book Description:

Saladin is perhaps the one and only Muslim ruler who emerges with any clarity in standard tales and histories of the Crusades; this is a translation of Baha' al-Din Ibn Shaddad's account of his life and career. Ibn Shaddad (1144-1234) was clearly a great admirer of Saladin and was a close associate of his, serving as his qadi al-'askar (judge of the army), from 1188 until Saladin's death in 1193. His position and his access to information make this an authoritative and essential source...
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Pages:278
Detailed Subjects: History / Ancient / Egypt
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.123 x 9.087 x 0.741 Inches
Book Weight:1.2 Pounds



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