1st Edition

A History of Egypt
In the Middle Ages




ISBN 9780415440684
Published November 29, 2007 by Routledge
404 Pages

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Book Description

When originally published in 1901, this volume related for the first time the History of Egypt in the Middle Ages, from its conquest by the Saracens in 640 to its annexation by the Ottoman Turks in 1517 in a continuous narrative apart from the general history of the Muslim caliphate.

Table of Contents

The Arab Conquest, 639-641.  A Province of the Caliphate, 641-868.  Tulun and Ikhshid, 868-969.  The Shi’a Revolution, 969.  The Fatimid Caliphs, 969-1094.  The Attack from the East, 969-1171.  Saladin, 1169 – 1193.  Saladin’s Successors, 1193-1250.  The First Mamluks, 1250-1279.  The House of Kala.un, 1279-1382.  The Circassian Mamluks, 1382-1517

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