Citation for Damascus

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MLA

"Damascus." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. Ed. John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online. Dec 16, 2019. <http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e482>.

Chicago

"Damascus." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. , edited by John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online, http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e482 (accessed Dec 16, 2019).

Damascus

Capital of the Arab Republic of Syria. Cosmopolitan metropolis of very ancient origins; has been a major center of Islamic culture ever since its conquest by the Muslims in the seventh century. Was the center of the Umayyad caliphate.

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