N. M. Penzer(9804090)
This survey features photographs and floor plans of Topkapi Palace as well as profiles of the harem'apos;s women, their eunuch guards, and court manners, dress, and politics. 42 black-and-white illustrations.
Spies, Scandals, and Sultans is the first English translation of a fascinating and acidly critical portrait of the Ottoman capital of Istanbul during the days of the Sultan Abd al-Hamid. This is the first time that the text, written by an Egyptian...
Hasluck, Frederick William(8317277)
Originally published in 1929, this study examines the endurance of Christian religious tradition in the Near East after Turkish Islamic conquest. This digital edition was derived from ACLS Humanities E-Book's (http://www.humanitiesebook.org) online...
Originally published in 1929, Hasluck's study examines the religious-social changes wrought by the imposition of Islam over Christianity in Asia Minor. This digital edition was derived from ACLS Humanities E-Book's (http://www.humanitiesebook.org)...
Agora em DVD, você poderá conferir os grandes sucessos do Dire Straits, banda liderada pelo vocalista e guitarrista Mark Knopfler. Entre os sucessos estão “Your Latest Trick”, “Walk Of Life”, “Sultans Of Swing”.1. Sultans of Swing 2. Lady Writer 3....
Penzer, N M(9728463)
For nearly four centuries, the Ottoman sultans dwelt amid the secret splendors of Topkapi Palace. Access to the Grand Seraglio--which served as the empire's administrative, legislative, and judicial center and an academy of fine arts, as well as the...
MUSIC OF THE SULTANS SUFIS & SERAGLIO