Место издания: USA
Год издания: 2004 г.
Объем: 484 стр.
Тип переплета: твердый, суперобложка
Формат издания: 11.8 x 1.8 x 12.3 inches мм.
Иллюстрации: цветн.иллюстр., over 350 color illustr.
Состояние книги: новая
Наличие: нет в наличии
Нет в наличии
Weapons have always been vitally important in the Islamic world, integral to the defence of the owner’s life, his family and his community. This superbly illustrated book is the most comprehensive survey ever published of the weapons and accessories used in Islamic countries from the 17th until the 19th centuries, from Morocco to Indonesia. All the weapons, accessories and artwork presented are part of the author’s collection and represent over thirty-five years of interest and collecting in this remarkable field.
484 pages – in English – over 350 color illustrations – 13 color maps – a handsomely bound and printed work on weapons used in battle in Islamic countries, from Morocco to Indonesia, between the 17th and 19th centuries, by one of the world’s foremost authorities and collectors – Damascus steel – Islamic calendar with date conversion – reproductions/composities, bazaar pieces – bibliography