Publications by Year: 1996

Amitai, Reuven. “The Fall and Rise of the `Abbasid Caliphate.” Journal of the American Oriental Society 116, no. 3 (1996): 487-494.Abstract

Review article of S. Heidemann, Das Aleppiner Kalifat (AD 1261): vom Ende des Kalifates in Bagdad über Aleppo zu den Restaurationen in Kairo (Leiden, 1994).

Amitai, Reuven. “Ghazan, Islam and Mongol Tradition: A View from the Mamluk Sultanate.” Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies 59 (1996): 1-10.Abstract

Reprinted in G.R. Hawting, editor. Muslims, Mongols and Crusaders: An Anthology of Articles Published by the Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies. London and New York: RoutledgeCurzon, 2005.

Persian translation: “Ghāzān, islām va sunnat - i mughūl az dīd - i salāṭ in- i mamlūk,” in Hujūm -i mughūl bi īrān va payāmad - hā - yi ān . Tehran: Dānishgāh - i Shahīd - i Bihishtī, 1379. 1287-1315.

Amitai, Reuven. “New Material from the Mamluk Sources for the Biography of Rashid al -Din.” In J. Rab i and T. Fitzherbert, editors. The Court of the Il-khans (= Oxford Studies in Islamic Art , vol. XII), 23-37. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996.