Gardens of Paradise

Gardens of Paradise

The History and Design of the Great Islamic Gardens

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Baker & Taylor
Looks at the development of the Islamic style of gardening, shows examples of Islamic gardens, and discusses their cultural meaning

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The garden is the image of Paradise in the Quran. John Brookes traces its physical origins to age-old methods of irrigation, and charts its spread with the spread of Islam in India, Persia, Turkey, Egypt, Sicily, North Africa and Muslim Spain.

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The garden is the image of Paradise in the Quran. John Brookes traces its physical origins to age-old methods of irrigation, and charts its spread with the spread of Islam in India, Persia, Turkey, Egypt, Sicily, North Africa and Muslim Spain.

Publisher: New York : New Amsterdam, 1987
ISBN: 9780941533072
0941533077
Characteristics: 240 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 26 cm

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