Practising Diplomacy in the Mamluk Sultanate: Gifts and Material Culture in the Medieval Islamic World

@inproceedings{BehrensAbouseif2014PractisingDI,
  title={Practising Diplomacy in the Mamluk Sultanate: Gifts and Material Culture in the Medieval Islamic World},
  author={Doris Behrens-Abouseif},
  year={2014}
}
List of Illustrations (with copyright credit) Acknowledgement Note to the Reader Introduction PART ONE: THE CULTURE OF GIFTS I. The World of the Mamluks II. Protocol and Codes of Gift Exchange Diplomatic Hospitality and Safety The Meaning of Diplomatic Gifts Monetary Value of Gifts Recycled, Used and Requested gifts PART TWO: GIFTS IN GEO-POLITICAL CONTEXTS III. The Red Sea and Indian Ocean Connection Yemen India IV. Africa Ethiopia Nubia The Maghrib West Africa (Mali and Borno) V) The Black… Expand
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