Islamic history through coins: an analysis and catalogue of tenth-century Ikhshidid coinage

"What can one discover through the study of medieval Islamic coins? It appears that the regular gold dinars and silver dirhams issued by the Ikhshidid rulers on Egypt and Palestine (935-69) followed a series of understood but unwritten rules. As the first part of this book reveals, these norms...

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Main Author: Bacharach, Jere L., 1938-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Cairo, Egypt ; New York : American University in Cairo Press, 2006.
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