Slavs and Russians as slaves

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Title

Slavs and Russians as slaves

Subject

Medieval slave trade

Description

This passage from "A Different Mirror for Princes" was written by Kai Ka'us in 1082-83. Meant to be a guide to his son and successor, Gilan Shah, the Qabus-nama instructed princes in the art of ruling and statecraft.

Creator

Kai Ka'us

Source

Ka'us, Kai. Trans. by Scott Levi & Ron Sela. Islamic Central Asia: An Anthology of Historical Sources. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 2010. 96-97.

Publisher

Bloomington: Indian University Press

Date

1082-83 CE

Contributor

Scott Levi & Ron Sela

Rights

Indiana University Press

Language

Arabic & English

Files

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Reference

Kai Ka'us, Slavs and Russians as slaves, Bloomington: Indian University Press, 1082-83 CE

Cite As

Kai Ka'us, “Slavs and Russians as slaves,” Contacts in the Medieval World, accessed February 27, 2021, http://medievalcontacts.digital-methods.com/items/show/12.