Why did the Mamluk’s version of the playing cards endure?


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Talk by Serene Touma

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Why did the Mamluk’s version of the playing cards endure?

Details

Date: 4/15/2017
Originally presented in Dubai
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Description

This presentation discusses the relationship between playing cards and the Mamluks. It explains who the Mamluks are, why playing cards are relevant to them, and the origins, evolution, and cultural influence of this relationship.

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