New book: “A History of Herat, from Chingiz Khan to Tamerlane”

“A History of Herat, from Chingiz Khan to Tamerlane” (Edinburgh UP) is now in print (30th Sep 2022). Part 1 is “imperial and local histories”: political-military history of the Mongol invasions of Khurasan, sieges of Balkh, Marw, Nishapur, Herat; establishment by Mongols of the (Tajik) Kartid dynasts at Herat; Kartid-Ilkhanid cooperation and clashes; Herat’s relations with Delhi Sultanate; independent Kartid rule until Tamerlane invasion of Iran.

CFP – "Mongol Bling: From Xanadu to Tabriz to Venice" (Annual Conference of The Association for Art History) – DUE 4 November

Submitted by Sussan Babaie:

CALL FOR PAPERS  

ANNUAL CONFERENCE of The Association for Art History 

12-14 APRIL 2023  

University College London  

Author: 
Corinne Lefèvre
Reviewer: 
Gail Minault

Minault on Lefèvre, 'Pouvoir impérial et élites dans l'Inde moghole de Jahangir'

Corinne Lefèvre. Pouvoir impérial et élites dans l'Inde moghole de Jahangir. Asie - Pacifique Series. Paris: Les Indes Savantes, 2017. 506 pp. EUR 35 (paper), ISBN 978-2-84654-474-0

Reviewed by Gail Minault (University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-Asia (April, 2020) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

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