"Nuzhat al-Sultan li-Khizanat Muhammad b. Murad b. Muhhammad Khan" by al-Sharif Ahmad b. Yusuf al-Husayni al-Brusawi al-Maqdisi al-Hanafi

Riaz, Saeeda (1988) "Nuzhat al-Sultan li-Khizanat Muhammad b. Murad b. Muhhammad Khan" by al-Sharif Ahmad b. Yusuf al-Husayni al-Brusawi al-Maqdisi al-Hanafi. PhD thesis, University of Glasgow.

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Abstract

This thesis consists of a critical edition of "Nuzhat al-Sultan li-Khizanat Muhammad b. Murad b. Muhammad Khan" by al-Sharif Ahmad b. Yusuf al-Husayni al-Brusawi al-Maqdisi al-Hanafi a work dealing with various aspects of Jihad; this is itself an epitome of "Mashari' al-Ashwag ila Masari al-Ushshaq wa-Muthir al-Gharam ila Dar al-Salam" by Ahmad b. Ibrahim al-Nahhas (d. 814). The edition has been made from the unique MS in the Chester Beatty Library, Dublin. The introduction consists of a description of the MS and the characteristics of the author's writing, a short biographical sketch (almost nothing is known of him), sections on the work, its contents and its place in the literature of Jihad. A bibliography of Jihad, as well as a general bibliography and full indices, is provided.

Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Qualification Level: Doctoral
Keywords: Middle Eastern literature, Medieval literature, Translation studies, Islamic studies
Date of Award: 1988
Depositing User: Enlighten Team
Unique ID: glathesis:1988-76812
Copyright: Copyright of this thesis is held by the author.
Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2020 09:35
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2020 09:35
URI: http://theses.gla.ac.uk/id/eprint/76812

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