The Arabic Literature of Africa Volume 5 (2 vols.)

The Writings of Mauritania and the Western Sahara

Compiled by Charles C. Stewart with Sidi Ahmed ould Ahmed Salim and the assistance of Mohamed Nouhi, Babacar Mbengue, Abdel Wedoud ould Cheikh and Bruce S. Hall

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€480,00
$621.00
ISBN13: 
9789004260382
Publication Date: 
December 2015
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xxx (lx), 2054 pp. (Vol. 1: xxx, 827 pp. [1-827]; Vol. 2: xxx, 1226 pp. [829-2054])
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Glaire D. Anderson, UNC-Chapel Hill, Corisande Fenwick, University College London (UCL), and Mariam Rosser-Owen, Victoria & Albert Museum

In The Aghlabids and their Neighbors an international group of scholars present the latest research on the history, art, architecture, archaeology, and numismatics of a major early Islamic dynasty, illuminating their place within medieval social and economic networks.
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122
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004355668
E-ISBN: 
9789004356047
Expected: 
November 2017
€189,00
$218.00

Mark Weeden, SOAS, University of London and Lee Ullman, MIT Sloan Latin America Office

Hittite Landscape and Geography provides a holistic geographical perspective on the study of the Late Bronze Age Hittite Civilization from Anatolia (Turkey) both as it is represented in Hittite texts and modern archaeology.
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121
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004341746
Publication date: 
September 2017
€209,00
$241.00

José Miguel Puerta Vílchez, University of Granada. Translated from the Spanish by Consuelo López-Morillas

Aesthetics in Arabic Thought from Pre-Islamic Arabia through al-Andalus offers a history of aesthetic thought in the Arabic language from the pre-Islamic period to the Alhambra, with special attention to the great Arab philosophers of the Middle East and al-Andalus.
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120
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004344952
E-ISBN: 
9789004345041
Publication date: 
June 2017
€250,00
$261.00

Tarek Kahlaoui, Rutgers University

In Creating the Mediterranean: Maps and the Islamic Imagination Tarek Kahlaoui treats the subject of the Islamic visual representations of the Mediterranean from the tenth to the sixteenth centuries C.E.
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119
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004346192
Expected: 
December 2017
€150,00
$173.00

N.J.C. Kouwenberg, Leiden University

A Grammar of Old Assyrian is a grammar of the earliest stage of Assyrian (1900-1700 BC), a Semitic language that is one of the main varieties of Akkadian, and describes the language of a community of Assyrian merchants living in Anatolia.
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118
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340961
Publication date: 
April 2017
€187,00
$216.00

Carl Brockelmann. Translated by Joep Lameer.

The present English translation reproduces the original German of Carl Brockelmann’s Geschichte der Arabischen Litteratur (GAL) as accurately as possible. In the interest of user-friendliness the following emendations have been made in the translation: Personal names are written out in full,...
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117/4
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004335806
Publication date: 
November 2017
€225,00
$259.00

Carl Brockelmann. Translated by Joep Lameer

The present English translation reproduces the original German of Carl Brockelmann’s Geschichte der Arabischen Litteratur (GAL) as accurately as possible. In the interest of user-friendliness the following emendations have been made in the translation: Personal names are written out in full,...
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117/3
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004334618
E-ISBN: 
9789004334625
Publication date: 
August 2017
€225,00
$259.00

Carl Brockelmann. Translated by Joep Lameer

The present English translation reproduces the original German of Carl Brockelmann’s Geschichte der Arabischen Litteratur (GAL) as accurately as possible. In the interest of user-friendliness the following emendations have been made in the translation: Personal names are written out in full,...
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117/2
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004326316
E-ISBN: 
9789004326323
Publication date: 
November 2016
€175,00
$210.00

Carl Brockelmann. Translated by Joep Lameer. With a Preface by Jan Just Witkam

The present English translation reproduces the original German of Carl Brockelmann’s Geschichte der Arabischen Litteratur (GAL) as accurately as possible. In the interest of user-friendliness the following emendations have been made in the translation: Personal names are written out in full,...
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Volume: 
117/1
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004323308
E-ISBN: 
9789004326262
Publication date: 
November 2016
€175,00
$210.00

Josef van Ess. Translated from the German by Gwendolin Goldblum

Theology and Society is the most comprehensive study of Islamic intellectual and religious history, focusing on Muslim theology. With its emphasis on the eighth and ninth centuries CE, it remains the most detailed prosopographical study of the early phase of the formation of Islam. Originally...
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Volume: 
116/3
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004342033
Expected: 
December 2017
€226,00
$260.00

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