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The Kingdoms of Ghana: Reform along the Senegal River

Michael A. Gomez

in African Dominion: A New History of Empire in Early and Medieval West Africa

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196824
eISBN:
9781400888160
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196824.003.0004
Subject:
History, African History

This chapter focuses on Ghana. The rise, fall, and rise again of Ghana is a study of why mutually beneficial commercial and political relations between Muslim and non-Muslim rulers and merchants were ... More


Mediated Sovereignty: The Client Muslim Kingdoms

Peter Jackson

in The Mongols and the Islamic World: From Conquest to Conversion

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780300125337
eISBN:
9780300227284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300125337.003.0010
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter focuses on the local Muslim potentates who were allowed by the Mongols to keep their thrones in return for sovereignty and loyal service, with particular emphasis on the impact of Mongol ... More


The Imam of the Christians: The World of Dionysius of Tel-Mahre, c. 750-850

Philip Wood

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780691212791
eISBN:
9780691219950
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691212791.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This book examines how Christian leaders adopted and adapted the political practices and ideas of their Muslim rulers between 750 and 850 in the Abbasid caliphate in the Jazira (modern eastern Turkey ... More


The Dream of Conversion: Baptizing Pagan Kings in the Crusade Epics

John V. Tolan

in Sons of Ishmael: Muslims through European Eyes in the Middle Ages

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032221
eISBN:
9780813038964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032221.003.0005
Subject:
History, World Medieval History

This chapter discusses the legends that surround Kurbqa, Atabeg of Mosul, whom the troops of the First Crusade routed outside of Antioch in June 1098. It shows that Muslim rulers are cast in the ... More


The Crusade of 1248–1254

William Chester Jordan

in The Apple of His Eye: Converts from Islam in the Reign of Louis IX

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691190112
eISBN:
9780691192635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691190112.003.0002
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter discusses Louis IX's efforts to initiate his personal project of bringing Muslims to the Catholic faith in the run up to, and during, the Crusade in 1248–1254. The dominant mood of ... More


Transposed Images: Currencies and Legitimacy in the Late Medieval Eastern Mediterranean

Eurydice Georganteli

in Byzantines, Latins, and Turks in the Eastern Mediterranean World after 1150

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199641888
eISBN:
9780191808357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199641888.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter analyzes patterns of numismatic continuity and change in an area stretching from Ayyubid Egypt and Syria to Byzantine Trebizond, and against a backdrop of porous territorial and cultural ... More


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