4 edition of Mosque found in the catalog.
An author and artist who has continually stripped away the mystique of architectural structures that have long fascinated modern people, David Macaulay here reveals the methods and materials used to design and construct a mosque in late-sixteenth-century Turkey. Through the fictional story and Macaulay"s distinctive full-color illustrations, readers will learn not only how such monumental structures were built but also how they functioned in relation to the society they served.
|LC Classifications||NA4670 .M33 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||96 p. :|
|Number of Pages||96|
|ISBN 10||0618240349, 054701547X|
|ISBN 10||9780618240340, 9780547015477|
|LC Control Number||2003000177|
A mosque is a place where Peoples worship. The word mosque comes from the Arabic word masjid. A larger, 'collective', mosque is called a masjid jāmi. Larger mosques offer more services to their community. For many Muslim people, a mosque is more than a place of worship. Muslims worship, study and discuss Islam, and do many other things in a. Wycombe Mosque, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. 3, likes 84 talking about this 1, were here. Wycombe Mosque (WIMMT) has as its main objective to provide a place of worship and faith-building /5().
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Mosque by David Macaulay is a nonfiction book that is intended for the intermediate to advance age group. This book is about how a mosque was constructed during the sixteenth century.
This book shows diagrams of the construction as well as showing the reader the importance of a mosque in the culture/5. "'Mosque' is a superbly illustrated and technically engrossing explanation of how a great Turkish mosque complex would be built in about " The New York Times Book Review "Through a wonderful blend of architectual detail, historical information, and a fictionalized story, the labor put into designing, constructing, and completing a mosque /5(24).
The first book by David Macaulay that I ever read was Cathedral, so that's the benchmark by which I measure his other books. Mosque is based on the same premise as that book (i.e.
the construction of a great structure for religious worship), but adds the new element of color for the first time and is obviously not set in Medieval Europe/5(21).
This book fits neatly into that lineage, which could seem formulaic by now if each book were anything less than fascinating. Though the mosque, architect and patron in his story are all fictional, the book is set in Istanbul between andduring the life-time of Sinan, the most renowned architect of the Ottoman Empire.5/5(5).
A mosque is the building in which Muslims worship God. Throughout Islamic history, the mosque was the centre of the community and towns formed around this pivotal building. Nowadays, especially in Muslim countries mosques are found on nearly every street corner, making it Mosque book simple matter for Muslims to attend the five daily prayers.
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A mosque (masjid in Arabic) is a place of worship in gh prayers can be said privately, either indoors or outdoors, nearly every community of Muslims dedicates a space or building for congregational prayer. The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque stands out as one of the world’s largest mosques, and the only one that captures unique interactions between Islam and world cultures.
Sheikh Zayed's vision for the Grand Mosque was to incorporate architectural styles from different Muslim civilizations and celebrate cultural diversity by creating a haven that is. The title page of this book mentions as the date of publication and it is the one we chose to follow, as being officially provided by the publisher.
It should be noted, however, that every plate in the book comes with the following inscription: London. Published by. • The British Mosque by Shahed Saleem is published by Historic England (£60).
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Portuguese. Women in the Mosque is a comprehensive, categorical treatment of the question of women's mosque access in Islamic law and history. Marion Holmes Katz is one of the most widely respected scholars of Islamic law and ritual in the West, and, in its scope and detail, this work is peerless to my knowledge.
Great Mosque of Mecca, mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, built to enclose the Ka‘bah, the holiest shrine in Islam. The modern building is the product of centuries of development, with its oldest parts dating to a 16th century Ottoman renovation.
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The Mosque Cathedral. The Mezquita (Mosque) dates back to the 10th century when Córdoba reached its zenith under a new emir, Abd ar-Rahman III who was one of the great rulers of Islamic history. At this time Córdoba was the largest, most prosperous cities of Europe, outshining Byzantium and Baghdad in science, culture and the development of the Great.
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