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Chase F Robinson (ed.) (2001)

A medieval Islamic city reconsidered: an interdisciplinary approach to Samarra

Oxford University Press for the Board of Faculty of Oriental Studies, University of Oxford, Oxford; New York. Oxford studies in Islamic art. (ISBN: 0197280242).

Samarra in ninth-century Arabic letters / Julia Bray – Palaces of the Abbasids at Samarra / Alastair Northedge – Palace-complex as emblem. Some Samarran Qaṣīdas / Julie Scott-Meisami – Fixtures and fittings / Marcus Milwright – Samarran tiles / James Allan – Commanders of the Samarran Turkish military / Matthew Gordon – Notes on the mint at Samarra / W. Luke Treadwell – Form of the miltary cantonments at Samarra / Derek Kennett – Feeding the army / Jeremy Johns.

Cities and towns, Medieval – Iraq – History., Islamic architecture – Iraq – Sāmarrāʾ., Sāmarrāʾ (Iraq) – History.