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Introduction Michel Conan Learning from Middle East Garden Traditions New Perspectives for Garden Archaeology Yizhar Hirschfeld The Rose and the Balsam: The Garden as a Source of Perfume and Medicine Yotam Tepper Soil Improvement and Agricultural Pesticides in Antiquity: Examples from Archaeological Research in Israel Antonio Almagro An Approach to the Visual Analysis of the Gardens of Al-Andalus Expiraci¿n Garc¿a S¿nchez and J. Estaban Hern¿ndez Bermejo Ornamental Plants in Agricultural and Botanical Treatises from Al-Andalus The Political Uses of Gardens Mohammed El Fa¿z The Garden Strategy of the Almohad Sultans and Their Successors (1157-1900) Mahvash Alemi Princely Safavid Gardens: Stage for Rituals of Imperial Display and Political Legitimacy Jean-Do Brignoli The Royal Gardens of Farah_b_d and the Fall of Sh_h Sult_n Husayn Revisited Ebba Koch My Garden is Hindustan: The Mughal Padshah's Realization of a Political Metaphor James L. Wescoat Jr. Questions about the Political Significance of Mughal Garden Waterworks Cultural Receptions of Gardens Nurhan Atasoy Nasuh Matrakc_ and Evliya ¿elebi: Perspectives on Ottoman Gardens (1534-1682) Abdul Rehman and Shama Anbrine Unity and Diversity of Mughal Garden Experiences Critical Discussion of Cultural Influences B. Deniz ¿ali_ Gardens at the Ka_õthane Commons during the Tulip Period (1718-1730) D. Fairchild Ruggles and Jennifer Joffee Rajput Gardens and Landscapes Exploring the Limits of Garden Traditions Jos¿ Tito Rojo and Manuel Casares Porcel From the Andalus¿ Garden to the Andalusian Garden: Remnants and Re-creation Benedict Bull Gardens of Afghanistan
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Gardens, Islamic -- History -- Congresses.
Gardens -- Islamic countries -- History -- Congresses.