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The Resource Tree of pearls : the extraordinary architectural patronage of the 13th-century Egyptian slave-queen Shajar al-Durr, D. Fairchild Ruggles, (electronic resource)

Tree of pearls : the extraordinary architectural patronage of the 13th-century Egyptian slave-queen Shajar al-Durr, D. Fairchild Ruggles, (electronic resource)

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Tree of pearls : the extraordinary architectural patronage of the 13th-century Egyptian slave-queen Shajar al-Durr
Title
Tree of pearls
Title remainder
the extraordinary architectural patronage of the 13th-century Egyptian slave-queen Shajar al-Durr
Statement of responsibility
D. Fairchild Ruggles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Tree of Pearls' is a vivid exploration of the life of a singular woman who rose from slavery to become sultan of Egypt in the 13th century. Her achievements were the ending the Seventh Crusade, the inauguration of the Mamluk dynasty, and the building of innovative works of architecture that left an enduring mark on Cairo.--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ruggles, D. Fairchild
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford scholarship online.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shajarat al-Durr
  • Architects and patrons
  • Islamic architecture
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Target audience
specialized
Label
Tree of pearls : the extraordinary architectural patronage of the 13th-century Egyptian slave-queen Shajar al-Durr, D. Fairchild Ruggles, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oso/9780190873202.001.0001
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
EDZ0002324430
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190873233
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white).
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Tree of pearls : the extraordinary architectural patronage of the 13th-century Egyptian slave-queen Shajar al-Durr, D. Fairchild Ruggles, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oso/9780190873202.001.0001
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
EDZ0002324430
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190873233
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white).
Specific material designation
remote

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