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The Resource 1453 : the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West, Roger Crowley

1453 : the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West, Roger Crowley

Label
1453 : the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West
Title
1453
Title remainder
the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West
Statement of responsibility
Roger Crowley
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive account of the fall of Constantinople to the Ottoman Turks in 1453 examines the end of the Byzantine Empire and the medieval era, and the implications of the siege for the relationship between the West and Islam
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crowley, Roger
Dewey number
949.61/98014
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DR730
LC item number
.C76 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Istanbul (Turkey)
  • East and West
  • Islam and world politics
Target audience
adult
Label
1453 : the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West, Roger Crowley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Awful Resurrection Blast
  • A Wind from God
  • Spirals of Blood
  • Terrible Engines
  • Omens and Portents
  • "Remember the Date"
  • The Locked Gates
  • A Handful of Dust
  • The Present Terror of the World
  • Epilogue: Resting Places
  • Prologue: The Red Apple
  • The Burning Sea
  • Dreaming of Istanbul
  • Sultan and Emperor
  • Cutting the Throat
  • The Dark Church
  • The Wall and the Gun
  • Numerous as the Stars
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 304 pages
Isbn
9781401301910
Lccn
2005046384
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 58468415
  • (OCoLC)58468415
Label
1453 : the holy war for Constantinople and the clash of Islam and the West, Roger Crowley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Awful Resurrection Blast
  • A Wind from God
  • Spirals of Blood
  • Terrible Engines
  • Omens and Portents
  • "Remember the Date"
  • The Locked Gates
  • A Handful of Dust
  • The Present Terror of the World
  • Epilogue: Resting Places
  • Prologue: The Red Apple
  • The Burning Sea
  • Dreaming of Istanbul
  • Sultan and Emperor
  • Cutting the Throat
  • The Dark Church
  • The Wall and the Gun
  • Numerous as the Stars
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 304 pages
Isbn
9781401301910
Lccn
2005046384
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 58468415
  • (OCoLC)58468415

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