What time is it there? : America and Islam at the dawn of modern times / Serge Gruzinski.

Author
Gruzinski, Serge [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge ; Malden, MA : Polity Press, 2010.
Description
216 p. ; 22 cm.

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Notes
First published in French in 2008 as: Quelle heure est-il là bas?
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 196-204) and index.
Contents
Introduction -- Istanbul/Mexico City: the eye of the sages -- 'What time is it there?' -- The international cosmographers -- Antwerp, daughter of Alexandria -- Histories of the world and of the new world -- The history of the world is written in the stars -- Islam at the heart of monarchy -- Islam in the new world -- Thinking in the world -- Conclusion
ISBN
  • 9780745647531 (pbk.)
  • 0745647537 (pbk.)
  • 9780745647524
  • 0745647529
OCLC
639164016
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