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Ibn Fadlan"s journey to Russia

Ahmad Ibn Fadlan

Ibn Fadlan"s journey to Russia

by Ahmad Ibn Fadlan

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Published by Markus Wiener Publishers in Princeton, NJ .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated with commentary by Richard N. Frye.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22712270M
ISBN 10155876366X

Risala: Ibn Fadlan's Account of the Rus Dear Viking Answer Lady: I've heard that Michael Crighton wrote a book based on Ibn Fadlan's account of the Varangian Rus, describing Scandinavian traders in 's Russia. However, I'm also aware that Crighton is a well-known fiction writer. Ahmad ibn Fadlan - Alchetron, The Free Social Encyclopedia The 13th Warrior () - Plot Summary - IMDb Arab book from 10th century translated into Portuguese - ANBA News.

[Ibn Fadhlan], Ibn Fadlan: an Arab Among the Vikings of Russia (from Science and Its Times-Thomson Gale Corp., ). [Ibn Fadhlan in Russian], On Ibn Fadhlan’s travels in Russia (in Russian). Kowalska, Maria “Ibn Fadlan’s Account of His Journey to the State of the Bulgars”, Folia Orientalia, vol. 14 (–3), pp. The name of Ibn Fadlan (أحمد بن فضلان بن العباس بن راشد) has received some notoriety in recent years, primarily due to fictionalized accounts of his travels in print and film. Enthusiasts of travel literature who have taken the time to read his work will find, however, that his actual travels have little to do.

Ahmad ibn Fadlan. fl. s. Arab Traveler. A theologian in the court of the Abbasid Caliph al-Muqtadir (fl. ), Ahmad ibn Fadlan in the early s participated in a diplomatic mission from Baghdad to what is now Russia. Over the course of his journey, he encountered a number of Turkic peoples, as well another group that left a strong impression on him: the Vikings. Perception of the Vikings from Ibn Fadlan's glance in al-Risala This was also the main reason behind Ibn Fadlan's journey to the region - to assist this newly converted area. The book was.


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Ibn Fadlan was an Arab missionary sent by the Caliph in Baghdad to the king of the Bulghars. He journeyed from Brand: Wiener, Markus Publishers, Incorporated. In his Rihla (travel narrative), Ibn Fadlan, who in the tenth century, accompanied a mission from the Caliph al-Muktadir to the Volga Bulgars, describes his experiences and the people and places he visited; the Khazzars, and the manners and customs of the Rus.

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He journeyed from Baghdad to Bukhara in Central Asia and then. This is the first English translation of the famous risala, letters by the tenth-century traveler Ibn Fadlan, one of the great Medieval travelers in world history, akin to Ibn Batutta.

Ibn Fadlan was an Arab missionary sent by the Caliph in Baghdad to the king of the Bulghars. He journeyed from Baghdad to Bukhara in Central Asia and then continued across the desert to the town of Bulghar, near.

Richard Frye wrote this book for the non-academic public. That is, it is written for the laymen. It is a translation of the largest piece of the Risala which had been preserved at Meshhed. He filled out his translation with a bit of history of the time in which Ibn Fadlan made his journey, c.

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His account is most known for providing a description of the Volga Vikings, including an eye-witness account of a ship burial.Ibn Fadlan’s Journey To Russia: A Tenth-Century Traveler From Baghdad to the Volga River Frye, Richard N., editor This is the first English translation of the famous Risala, letters by the tenth-century traveler Ibn Fadlan, one of the great medieval travelers in world history, akin to Ibn Battuta.