Ibn Fadlan and the Land of Darkness: Arab Travellers in the Far North (Peng…



In 922 AD, an Arab envoy from Baghdad named Ibn Fadlan encountered a party of Viking traders on the upper reaches of the Volga River. In his subsequent report on his mission he gave a meticulous and astonishingly objective description of Viking customs, dress, table manners, religion and sexual practices, as well as the only eyewitness account ever written of a Viking ship cremation. Between the ninth and fourteenth centuries, Arab travellers such as Ibn Fadlan journeyed widely and…



Ibn Fadlan And The Land Of Darkness

Pub Date : 2012-07-26 | Author : Ibn Fadlan | Publisher : Penguin UK

ISBN 10 : 9780141975047
ISBN 13 : 0141975040

In 922 AD, an Arab envoy from Baghdad named Ibn Fadlan encountered a party of Viking traders on the upper reaches of the Volga River. In his subsequent report on his mission he gav..


Pub Date : 2014-01-01 | Author : مالك بن نبي | Publisher : Al Manhal

ISBN 10 : 9796500147000
ISBN 13 :

يتحدث عن الإجابتين عن الفراغ الكوني والأفكار والطفل والمجتمع والحضارة والطاقة وعالم الإفكار، وال..


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