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Biblioteka Husrewa Beja w Sarajewie
Gazi Husrev-Bey Library in Sarajevo

Author(s): Julia Krajcarz
Subject(s): Cultural history, Museology & Heritage Studies, Sociology, Social history
Published by: Biblioteka Jagiellońska
Keywords: Bosnia and Herzegovina; Sarajevo; Gazi Husrev-bey Library; Islamic civilization;Muslim culture;

Summary/Abstract: The Gazi Husrev-beyLibrary, one of the most important research and cultural institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina, belongs to the most important Muslim libraries in Europe. The Sarajevoinstitution has operated uninterruptedly for over 480 years. Renewed and extended after the Balkan war, now it serves as both a library and a museum.

  • Issue Year: 2018
  • Issue No: 68
  • Page Range: 123-131
  • Page Count: 9
  • Language: Polish