Armies of the Caliphates 862-1098 (Men-at-Arms)
Armies of the Caliphates 862-1098 (Men-at-Arms)
by David Nicolle

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The 8th century heralded the start of a golden age in the history of the Islamic world. At this time, the Sunni Muslim 'Abbãsid Caliphate, with its capital at Baghdad, ruled virtually the entire Islamic world. Islamic military power peaked in the 9th century, but by the end of this golden age in the 11th century, the 'Abbãsid Caliphs had little political and virtually no military power. Featuring numerous photographs of artefacts and eight full colour plates by Graham Turner, David Nicolle's book examines the recruitment, organization, weaponry and uniforms of the armies of the Caliphates from 862-1098.

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David Nicolle

Graham Turner (Illustrator)

Recording label: Osprey Publishing
Osprey Publishing

Manufacturer: Osprey Publishing
EAN: 9781855327702
Binding: Paperback
ISBN: 1855327708
Number of items: 1
Number of pages: 48
Publication date: 1998-11-27
Release date: 1998-11-27
Language: English (Published)
Language: English (Original Language)
Language: English (Unknown)
Brand: Men-at-Arms - Middle Ages 500 - 1500 A.D.

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