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Non-Muslim Provinces under Early Islam

Book Prize for Allison Vacca!



The Central Eurasian Studies Society has given her their 2018 book award, for best humanities/history book in her field. The award recognizes Non-Muslim Provinces under Early Islam: Islamic Rule and Iranian Legitimacy in Armenia and Caucasian Albania. (Cambridge University Press, 2017). Chosen from a list of five finalists, the book was recognized for “scholarly merit, argumentative scope, and felicity of style.”


The award was presented last month at the CESS Annual Conference.


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