The author paints a rich portrait of Baghdad since it was founded in 762 until its destruction at the hands of the Mongols. Includes a contemporary comparison of Eastern and Western ideas and perceptions of this great city. By acclaimed and exiled Iraqi author, Najm Wali.
|Title||Baghdad: biography of a city|
|Native Title||بغداد : سيرة مدينة|
|Native Author Name||نجم والي|