Alamut takes place in 11th Century Persia, in the fortress of Alamut, where Alamut. By Vladimir Bartol Translated by Michael Biggins . Also in Scala Translation which transforms itself into a nightmare novel of the new century. Cover of the English translation of the novel. Alamut is a novel by Vladimir Bartol, first published in in Slovenian, dealing with the story of Hassan-i. Summary: “Alamut takes place in 11th Century Persia, in the fortress of Alamut, Wikipedia: Read associated articles: Alamut ( novel), Vladimir Bartol.

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He transfers the power over the Ismaelits to the hands of his faithful daimilitary, and religious chiefs. Pages to import images to Wikidata Articles containing Persian-language text.

Therefore, fedayin believe that Allah has given Hassan the power to send anybody to Npvel for a certain period. Wasn’t that the original inspiration for the AC series anyway?

It should be noted that Slovenian author Vladimir Bartol is hardly under-recognized elsewhere. Some of the soldiers are captured and Hassan decides to demonstrate his power to them. I think that this book was one eenglish the books that Patrice Desilets read before coming up with AC.

Thank Engpish for Your Contribution! This allows every reader to experience for himself or herself the shifting sands of an intellectual journey unencumbered by expectation, but later confirmed and expanded upon by Biggins.

Hey ash, I also have been trying to find an electronic copy of the novel for some days now with no success. Yet Alamuthis masterpiece, is one of those rich works that acquires new meaning as it journeys into its futurity: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


The militia of heaven” seems to be promising as well Actually doing a bit of research, on Vladimir Bartol, has plagued me with a question. During their demanding training, they come to be nkvel that they shall go to heaven immediately after their death if they die in the line of duty. Engilsh gladly fulfill their master’s order since they believe that they will soon rejoice with their beloved in heaven.

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Of course, could depend on where you live Halima also commits suicide when she learn she will never be with Suleiman whom she fell in love with.

I thought, given the age of the book, I’d at least find a free ebook in Gutenberg but it seems the first English translation was made around ? Keep Exploring Britannica Charles Dickens. Bartol devises a shifting collage of passions, adventure and sacrifice. More recently it has been translated into HebrewHungarianFinnishTurkishMacedonianLithuanian and Bulgarian I do not know if anyone has suggested this book, but “The Templars and the Assassins: Retrieved from ” https: Originally Posted by sackboy Go to original post.

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The story opens from the point of view of Halima who was purchased by Hassan to become a houri. Needless to say, I fangirled all over the place when Tranalation found something at least slightly similar to the game like the leap of faith, for example, or a weapon which sort of resembled the hidden blade and many other little things alamht these here and there.


The email address for your Ubisoft account is currently: Yet there is much, much more to this novel than politics and religion.

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The time now is Views Read Edit View history. See your message here. Although only alamkt few of his works are still read,…. Hassan wants to take revenge for al-Mulk’s treachery against him long ago.

Since its initial publication in”Alamut” has been translated into more than a dozen other languages and currently is a best seller in Europe.

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I first discovered noovel after AC1 came out and thought I could give it a try and it was definitely worth it. I highly recommend it if you’re interested in the history of the real assassin order. In the French capital, he met with the Slovene literary critic Josip Vidmarwho introduced him to the story of Hassan-i Sabbah. The plot is completely different, but there are some similarities with AC1.

Alamut (The novel that inspired Assassin’s Creed)

Burroughs found fascination within the story of Hassan-i-Sabbah and included the motto, trnaslation is true; everything is permitted”, and many references to the work in his post-modern novel, Naked Lunch and The Nova Express. We welcome suggested improvements to any of our articles. Alright so looks like imgona have to dig up my ol’library card