Leo the African.pdf

Leo the African

Amin Maalouf


From his chlidhood in Fez, having fled the Christian Inquisition, through his many journeys to the East as an itinerant merhcant, Hasans story is a quixotic catalogue of pirates, slave girls and princesses, encompassing the complexities of a world in a state of religious flux. Hasan too is touched by the instability of the era, performing his hadj to Mecca, then converting to Christianity, only to relapse back to the Muslim faith later in life. In re-creating his extraordinary experiences, Amin Maalouf sketches an irrisistible portrait of the Mediterranea world as it was nearly five centuries ago - the fall of Granada, the Ottoman conquest of Egypt, Renaissance Rome under the Medicis: all contribute to a background of spectacular colour, matched only by the picaresque adventures of Hasans life.



Sayfa Sayısı: 368

Baskı Yılı: 1994


Dili: İngilizce
Yayınevi: Abacus Paperback

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Sofi Voighua

#3332390 entry adresi şikayet et. 5. (bkz: maybe i m leo). asıl adı al-hasan ibn muhammad al-wazzan al-fasi olan faslı bir diplomat. (bkz: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/leo_africanus).

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Mattio Mazios

... African Presence in Renaissance Europe. Davis is author of the study of Leo Africanus entitled Trickster Travels: a Sixteenth-century Muslim Between Worlds.

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Noe Schulzzo

It was written at the back cover of this book as a true story of Leo the African or Leo Africanus. We was a historian and wrote a book on his travels in African region, mostly north Africa. He was born in Granada, Spain during the waning years of the Moorish Empire in the West and the emergence of …

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Jason Statham

Leo the African. Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Leo the African is the story of Hassan ibn Muhammad Al-Wazzan Al-Fasi or as he is known in the West, Giovanni Leo Africanus.

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Jessica Kolhmann

View Academics in Leo the African on Academia.edu. Leo the African. Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Leo the African is the story of Hassan ibn Muhammad Al-Wazzan Al-Fasi or as he is known in the West, Giovanni Leo Africanus.