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Ḥudūd al-ʻAlam, "The regions of the world"

Ḥudūd al-ʻAlam, "The regions of the world"

a Persian geography, 372 A.H.-982 A.D.


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Published by Printed at the University press for the Trustees of the "E.J. Gibb memorial" in Oxford .
Written in English

  • Geography, Mediaeval,
  • Persian language -- Texts and translations

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    Statementtranslated and explained by V. Minorski, with the preface by V.V. Barthold ( 1930) Translated from the Russian. Illustrated by twelve maps.
    Series"E.J.W. Gibb Memorial" series. New series, 11
    ContributionsBartolʹd, V. V. 1869-1930, Minorsky, Vladimir, 1877-1966
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. l., [vii]-xx p., 1 l., 524 p. illus. (maps)
    Number of Pages524
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16960134M

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