Comparative analysis on excerpts about Desht-i Kypchak from Al-‘Umari’s and Al-Kalkashandi’s essays

  • З. С. Ильясовa L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, Kazakhstan,
  • А. Т. Айгумусовa L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University

Abstract

In this article, comparative analysis on excerpts from Al-‘Umari’s essay “Masalik al-absar fi mamalikal-amsar” and Al-Kalkashandi’s “Subh al-a‘sha fi kitabat al-insha” was being considered. These worksare the important sources on the history of Desht-i Kypchak. In the excerpts the state Desht-i Kypchak, itsgeography, way of life, economy, the military order of the Kypchaks and the social status of the Kypchakwomen are described.
Published
2018-06-29
How to Cite
ИЛЬЯСОВA, З. С.; АЙГУМУСОВA, А. Т.. Comparative analysis on excerpts about Desht-i Kypchak from Al-‘Umari’s and Al-Kalkashandi’s essays. Journal of Oriental Studies, [S.l.], v. 85, n. 2, p. 60-66, june 2018. ISSN 2617-1864. Available at: <http://bulletin-orientalism.kaznu.kz/index.php/1-vostok/article/view/1093>. Date accessed: 10 dec. 2018.