Guardians of Islam

religious authority and Muslim communities of late medieval Spain by Kathryn A. Miller

Publisher: Columbia University Press in New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Muslims -- Spain -- History,
  • Mudéjares -- Spain -- History,
  • Spain -- Civilization -- Islamic influences,
  • Spain -- Civilization -- 711-1516

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementKathryn A. Miller Columbia University Press.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDP103 .M55 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19326953M
ISBN 109780231136129, 9780231509831
LC Control Number2008020179

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