Government and Law in the Early Islamic World (Life in the Early Islamic World)

by Trudee Romanek

Hardcover, 2013

Status

Available

Local notes

935.01 Rom

Collection

Genres

Publication

Crabtree Publishing Company (2013), 48 pages

Description

This informative book looks at how early Islamic empires were governed. Fascinating topics explored include: the caliphs, or spiritual leaders; tolerance of other religions; non-Muslims paying taxes not to be in the Muslim army; sultans, palaces, and palace life; Sharia law; kings and queens in India; tribes and clans in Arabia and Kashmir.

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

48 p.; 7.2 inches

ISBN

077872168X / 9780778721680

Barcode

6415

Lexile

940L

Pages

48
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