The History of the Seljuq Turks: The Saljuq-Nama of Zahir Al-Din Nishpuri

Edmund Bosworth

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Page count: 189 pages

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Language: English

Nishapuri flourished in the 12th century and wrote a succinct history in Persian of the Saljuq Turks, a tribal group from Central Asia who in the 11th century established a vast empire, enduring for some century and a half and bringing about lasting changes to the ethnic composition and the patterns of land utilisation in the northern tier of the Middle East.