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Published: 05 February 2010

272 Pages | 68 B/W illustrations

ISBN: 9780748623112

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An Introduction to Islamic Archaeology

Marcus Milwright

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Includes short case studies to allow the reader to examine the ways in which archaeologists collect and interpret material in specific contexts
  • Considers archaeological work conducted in the area stretching from Afghanistan and the Central Asian republics in the east to Spain in the west
  • Draws comparisons with Islamic regions of sub-Saharan Africa and the Indian subcontinent
  • Includes a Glossary of archaeological terminology and Arabic, Persian and Turkish terms"