5. Iran and Tūrān
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In volume 2 | book 3, The Decline of Islamic Literature | Section 1, From Mongol Rule Until the Conquest of Egypt by Sultan Selīm I in the Year 1517

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The old centres of Islamic culture in Iran and its neighbouring regions, in particularly Bukhara, Samarqand, and Herat, had suffered much more unde…

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Carl Brockelmann, “5. Iran and Tūrān”, in: Brockelmann in English: The History of the Arabic Written Tradition Online. Consulted online on 21 January 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2542-8098_breo_COM_231050>
First published online: 2017

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