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The political history of the Sāmānid state

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The Sāmānids (204/819-395/1005) were the last Iranian dynasty to rule Eastern Iran before the advent of the Turkish Muslim states which dominated the_central Islamic lands during the medieval period. The Sāmānid state was the largest and most prosperous of the "Abbasid successor states and one of the most vigorous culturally. Yet like all successor states, the Samanids were beset by a high level of political instability which led finally to the dismemberment of the state between two Turki...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Faculty of Oriental Studies
Role:
Author
Publication date:
1991
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Barcode:
602328891
URN:
uuid:2bcb89ab-29b3-401b-84b9-e25c477476bb
Local pid:
td:602328891
Language:
Arabic and English
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