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The Arts of Fire
Language: en
Pages: 172
Authors: Catherine Hess, Linda Komaroff, George Saliba, J. Paul Getty Museum
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Getty Publications

Students and scholars of the Italian Renaissance easily fall under the spell of its achievements: its self-confident humanism, its groundbreaking scientific innovations, its ravishing artistic production. Yet many of the developments in Italian ceramics and glass were made possible by Italy's proximity to the Islamic world. The Arts of Fire
Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World (2 Vol. Set)
Language: en
Pages: 1512
Authors: Susan Sinclair
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-03 - Publisher: BRILL

Following the tradition and style of the acclaimed Index Islamicus, the editors have created this new Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World. The editors have surveyed and annotated a wide range of books and articles from collected volumes and journals published in all European languages (except Turkish)
Art of the Islamic World
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: George Saliba
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-21 - Publisher: MIT Press

The rise and fall of the Islamic scientific tradition, and the relationship of Islamic science to European science during the Renaissance. The Islamic scientific tradition has been described many times in accounts of Islamic civilization and general histories of science, with most authors tracing its beginnings to the appropriation of
Islam, Christianity and the Making of Czech Identity, 1453–1683
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Laura Lisy-Wagner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Unlike many narratives about the Czech lands, which place them on the periphery of their own history, this study considers Czechs as central characters, looking both east and west to find their place in the early modern world. Islam, Christianity and the Making of Czech Identity, 1453-1683 works through the