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This brief video describes the forms, functions, features, and significance of the garden in Islamic societies, and the motif of gardens in various artistic genres.
D. Fairchild Ruggles. National Endowment for the Humanities, American Library Association, and Twin Cities Public Television. Islamic Art Spots: Gardens. American Library Association, 2013. http://bridgingcultures.neh.gov/muslimjourneys/items/show/222.
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"Muslim Journeys | Item #222: Islamic Gardens", February 10, 2016 http://bridgingcultures.neh.gov/muslimjourneys/items/show/222.
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