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Matthew S. Gordon <email@example.com>
Dept of History, Miami University
1. Study of elite courtesans of the early Abbasid period (750-945).
2. A history of the early Abbasid Empire.
3. Co-editor of the Ya`qubi Translation Project.
|Address:||Dept of History
254 Upham Hall
Oxford, Ohio 45056
|List Affiliations:||Former Advisory Board Member for H-Mideast-Medieval
|Interests:||Asian History / Studies
Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies
Political History / Studies
Degree: Ph.D. Columbia University, Middle East Languages and Cultures, 1993.
Monograph: The Breaking of 1000 Swords: A History of the Turkish Military of Samarra (SUNY Press, 2001).
Current research interests: see above.