The Art and Architecture of Islam, 650-1250Book - 1994
The Prophet's own house at Madina and the Ka'ba at Mecca, the holiest sanctuary of Islam, stand at the beginning of this unique account of the earlier treasures of Muslim art and architecture. As Islam spread, so it gave rise to masterpieces... created in centres whose names are the stuff of legend...
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 1994, c1987
Characteristics: 448 p. : ill. ; 22 cm