A general view of Anjar (8th century CE) which illustrates the plan of the city, clearly showing the rationality of Umayyad town planning. The organic medieval cities that were eventually to house the Palace, Mosque, Souq, and private residential buildings are laid out according to a structured plan.
Original illustration by Fatema AlSulaiti.
Uploaded by Mark Cartwright, published on 06 March 2013 under the following license: Copyright. You cannot use, copy, distribute, or modify this item without explicit permission from the author.
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