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The Islamic World A History in ObjectsAnd modern and contemporary art all of which shed new light on the Islamic world both past and present This book will inspire and inform anyone interested in one of the most influential and diverse cultures of the worldTable of ContentsIntroduction 1 A history of histories 2 Belief and practice 3 Interconnected worlds 750 1500 4 The age of empires 1500 1900 5 Literary and musical traditions 6 The modern world 7 Glossary 8 Selected bibliography 9 Acknowledgements 10 Credits 11 Inde