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Overview page. Subjects: Art.

The capital of modern-day Iraq, on the River Tigris, which was a thriving city under the Abbasid caliphs, notably Harun of Chancery, in the 8th and 9th centuries.

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Baghdad

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

The capital of modern-day Iraq, on the River Tigris, which was a thriving city under the Abbasid caliphs, notably Harun of Chancery, in the 8th and 9th centuries.

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Baghdad

Marlé Hammond.

in A Dictionary of Arabic Literary Terms and Devices

February 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 115 words.

Capital of the *ˁAbbāsid caliphate. It was founded in 145/762 or 763, and, apart from a

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Baghdad

Noel Castree, Rob Kitchin and Alisdair Rogers.

in A Dictionary of Human Geography

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Geography. 97 words.

The *capital city of *Iraq, sited on the Tigris river. With a present population of over seven

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Baghdad

Dominique Sourdel.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 348 words.

Baghdad, capital of the Abbasid Empire, was founded in 762 by the second caliph of the dynasty, al-Mansūr, on

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* * Baghdad

Mushirul Hasan.

in Exploring the West

August 2009; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. 3206 words.

The author describes the city of Bagdad and claims that it is inferior to the cities of India. He explains why he took this route, presents an account of the Mausoleum of Kazemine, and...

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Baghdad

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 2084 words.

Capital city of Iraq. Located on both banks of the Tigris River in central Iraq, the city was founded in AD 762 near several earlier settlements dating back to the 3rd millennium BC. The...

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Baghdad

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 132 words.

ad, add, Allahabad, bad, Baghdad, bedad, begad, cad, Chad, clad, dad, egad, fad, forbade, gad, glad, grad, had,

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Baghdad

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 132 words.

ad, add, Allahabad, bad, Baghdad, bedad, begad, cad, Chad, clad, dad, egad, fad, forbade, gad, glad, grad, had,

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Baghdad

Carrie Mott.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 1202 words.

Baghdad is the capital of Iraq, with a population of around 7 million people. It is the largest city in

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Baghdad

Edited by Jonathan M. Bloom and Sheila S. Blair.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 2002 words.

Capital city of Iraq. Located on both banks of the Tigris River in central Iraq, the city was founded in

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