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The contiguity between churches and mosques in early Islamic Bilād al-Shām
  • Mattia Guidetti
  • History
  • Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African…
  • 22 May 2013
Abstract This article examines the transformation of the sacred landscape in the cities of Syria and Palestine from late antiquity to early Islam. This phase of urban and architectural history, oftenExpand
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Handout n. 3. Book of Idols by Ibn al-Kalbi.
Sacred Topography In Medieval Syria And Its Roots Between The Umayyads And Late Antiquity
The Umayyad period is the first great formative period in the Bilād al-Shām after the Muslim conquest. Under this dynasty the relations between the different religious and social elements took on aExpand
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Churches Attracting Mosques: Religious Architecture in Early Islamic Syria
This chapter focuses on the early-medieval period in the Syrian region and discusses the place Christian churches occupied in Muslim discourse and practice. The church is put in direct connectionExpand
In the shadow of the church
M. McCormick, Charlemagne’s Survey of the Holy Land (Mattia Guidetti)
Michael McCormick (ed.), Charlemagne’s Survey of the Holy Land. Wealth, Personnel, and Buildings of a Mediterranean Church between Antiquity and the Middle Ages. With a critical edition andExpand
Holy places in Islam