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    Title
    The garden and the fire : heaven and hell in Islamic culture
    Author
    Rustomji, Nerina.

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    Personal Author:
    Rustomji, Nerina.
    Title:
    The garden and the fire : heaven and hell in Islamic culture / / Nerina Rustomji.
    Publication info:
    New York : Columbia University Press, ©2009.
    Physical description:
    xxii, 201 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
    Content type:
    text
    Medium:
    unmediated
    Format:
    volume
    Bibliography note:
    Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-192) and index.
    Contents:
    The garden, the fire, and Islamic origins -- Visions of the afterworld -- Material culture and an Islamic ethic -- Otherworldly landscapes and earthly realities -- Humanity, servants, and companions -- Individualized gardens and expanding fires -- Legacy of gardens -- Epilogue.
    Subject term:
    Islamic eschatology
    Subject term:
    Paradise--Islam.
    Subject term:
    Hell--Islam.
    Subject term:
    Islamic philosophy
    LCCN:
    2008029681
    ISBN:
    9780231140843 (cloth : alk. paper)
    ISBN:
    0231140843 (cloth : alk. paper)
    ISBN:
    9780231511834 (ebook)
    ISBN:
    0231511833 (ebook)

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