Ibn Fadlan's journey to Russia : a tenth-century traveler from Baghad to the Volga River

Kitāb ilá malik al-Ṣaqālibah. English
Ibn Faḍlān, Aḥmad, active 922

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  • Creator translated with commentary by Richard N. Frye
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Princeton : Markus Wiener Publishers, [2005] ©2005
  • Physical Details
    • xii, 160 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9781558763654, 1558763651, 9781558763661, 155876366X
  • OCLC ocm60340943

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 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
  • Ch. 1. The time and the man -- Ch. 2. His book and geography -- Ch. 3. Translation of his travels: The Rus; The Khazars -- Ch. 4. 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
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