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Author Ibn Fadl¯an, Ahmad, active 922.

Uniform Title Kit¯ab ila malik al-Saq¯alibah. English
Title Ibn Fadlan's journey to Russia : a tenth-century traveler from Baghad to the Volga River / translated with commentary by Richard N. Frye.

Imprint Princeton : Markus Wiener Publishers, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  914.745042 Ib5i 2005    ---  Available
Description xii, 160 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-158).
Contents The time and the man -- His book and geography -- Translation of his travels : The Rus ; The Khazars -- Commentary on the translation : The itinerary through the realm of the Caliphate ; Remarks on Khwarazm ; The Turkic tribes ; Further itinerary of the trip ; The Bulghars or Saqaliba ; The Rus ; The Khazars ; Aftermath of the embassy.
Subject Tatarstan (Russia) -- Description and travel.
Asia, Central -- Description and travel.
Bulgars (Turkic people) -- Russia (Federation) -- Volga River Region -- History.
Ibn Fadl¯an, Ahmad, active 922 -- Travel -- Asia, Central.
Volga River Region (Russia) -- History.
Added Author Frye, Richard Nelson, 1920-2014.
ISBN 155876366X (pbk. : alk. paper)
1558763651 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781558763654 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781558763661 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. YDXCP 2143773
YDXCP 2253183
NZ1 9377779

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