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Published: 05 November 2015

452 Pages


ISBN: 9780198737193

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Arabic-Islamic Views of the Latin West

Tracing the Emergence of Medieval Europe

Daniel G. König

  • Offers a new perspective on the Arabic-Islamic perceptions of Western Europe
  • Refutes previous claims that the Muslim world regarded Western Europe as a cultural backwater
  • Argues for the presence of cultural and information flows between the two very different societies
  • Engages with and translates a great deal of Arabic source material