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[EPUB] ✻ Venice & the East: The Impact of the Islamic World on Venetian Architecture 1100–1500 By Deborah Howard – Cloudunblock.co Precious spices and textiles imported from distant trading posts in the eastern Mediterranean stocked Venetian markets in the Middle Ages; but Venices merchants importedthan material goods from the EaPrecious spices and textiles imported from distant trading posts in the eastern Mediterranean stocked Venetian markets in the Middle Ages; but Venices merchants importedthan material goods from the Eastthey acuired also a wealth of visual ideas and information from Muslim culture This lively and richly illustrated book investigates the influence of oriental trade and travel on medieval Venice and its archite.

Cture Architectural historian Deborah Howard examines the experiences of Venetian merchants overseas focusing on links with Egypt Syria and Palestine as well as with Persia and the Silk Route She argues that many Venetians gained insight into Islamic culture through personal contacts with their Muslim trading partners Based on wide ranging multidisciplinary research this book examines the mechanisms that gov.

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  1. G. Kennedy G. Kennedy says:

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