Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 July 2013

416 Pages | 28 B/W illustrations, 200 colour illustrations

6.69 x 9.61 inches

ISBN: 9780748637256

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The Minaret

Jonathan M. Bloom

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Studies in Islamic Art

  • Richly illustrated with colour photographs as well as black and white photographs and line drawings
  • Brings the discussion up to the present day: how are modern architects using the tower form?
  • Includes a new section on the engineering of minarets for scholars with a specialist interest in architecture
  • Easy to read: uses simplified transcriptions of Arabic terms and names