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The Most Noble of People: Religious, Ethnic, and Gender Identity in Muslim Spain
By University of Michigan Press
ean: 9780472130283, isbn: 0472130285,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 206 reviews
The Most Noble of People presents a nuanced look at questions of identity in Muslim Spain under the Umayyads, an Arab dynasty that ruled from 756 to 1031. With a social historical emphasis on relations among different religious and ethnic groups, and...
From Babel to Dragomans: Interpreting the Middle East
4.7 out of 5 stars with 235 reviews
Bernard Lewis is recognized around the globe as one of the leading authorities on Islam. Hailed as "the world's foremost Islamic scholar" (Wall Street Journal), as "a towering figure among experts on the culture and religion of the Muslim world" (Ba...
The Question of Palestine
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ean: 9780679739883, isbn: 0679739882,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
This original and deeply provocative book was the first to make Palestine the subject of a serious debate--one that remains as critical as ever. With the rigorous scholarship he brought to his influential Orientalism and an exile's passion (he is P...
Somalia & Islam: Against Modernity
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781489556806, isbn: 148955680X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
This book is my personal reaction to living in Somalia and Egypt and carefully observing life in Islamic Africa, with a presentation of the author's understanding of the historical and philosophical underpinnings of the current impasse between Islam...
People Without History: India's Muslim Ghettos
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ean: 9780745331133, isbn: 0745331130,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
The West has become obsessed with Muslims, constantly classifying them as either ‘moderate’ or ‘extreme’. Reacting against this dehumanising tendency, Jeremy Seabrook and Imran Ahmed Siddiqui show us the daily life of poor Muslims in India an...
Encyclopaedia of Islam: Fascicules 159-160: Sipahi-Sufriyya
sku: 1003-WS1501-A02010-9004107754, ean: 9789004107755, isbn: 9004107754,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 255 reviews
This text is part of a work that presents the state of current knowledge of the Islamic world. Articles cover topics as varied as: distinguished Muslims of every age and land; tribes and dynasties; crafts; sciences; political and religious institutio...
A History of Jewish-Muslim Relations: From the Origins to the Present Day
By Princeton University Press
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ean: 9780691151274, isbn: 069115127X,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
This is the first encyclopedic guide to the history of relations between Jews and Muslims around the world from the birth of Islam to today. Richly illustrated and beautifully produced, the book features more than 150 authoritative and accessible art...
The History of Bukhara
By Brand: Markus Wiener Pub
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sku: M1558764194, ean: 9781558764194, isbn: 1558764194,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
Al-Narshakhi's The History of Bukhara is unusual among histories of Middle Eastern cities because it provides a broad and perceptive overview of urban life of the time, as opposed to the standard biographies of religious leaders. Richard Frye's tra...
I Am a Man!: Race, Manhood, and the Civil Rights Movement
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mpn: 15ill., ean: 9780807855935, isbn: 9780807855935,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
The civil rights movement was first and foremost a struggle for racial equality, but questions of gender lay deeply embedded within this struggle. Steve Estes explores key groups, leaders, and events in the movement to understand how activists used r...
The Oxford History of Byzantium
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ean: 9780198140986, isbn: 0198140983,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
The Oxford History of Byzantium is the only history to provide in concise form detailed coverage of Byzantium from its Roman beginnings to the fall of Constantinople and assimilation into the Turkish Empire. Lively essays and beautiful illustrations ...
The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11
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mpn: 9780375414862, ean: 9780375414862, isbn: 037541486X,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
A sweeping narrative history of the events leading to 9/11, a groundbreaking look at the people and ideas, the terrorist plans and the Western intelligence failures that culminated in the assault on America. Lawrence Wright’s remarkable book is bas...
Righteous Victims: A History of the Zionist-Arab Conflict, 1881-2001
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ean: 9780679744757, isbn: 0679744754,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
A New York Times Notable BookAt a time when the Middle East has come closer to achieving peace than ever before, eminent Israeli historian Benny Morris explodes the myths cherished by both sides to present an epic history of Zionist-Arab relations ov...
The Penguin State of the Middle East Atlas: Completely Revised and Updated Third Edition
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mpn: 41120795, ean: 9780143124238, isbn: 0143124234,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
From the author of The Penguin State of the World Atlas, an essential tool for understanding the modern Middle EastThe Middle East is in a constant state of change, and understanding it has never been more important. In this essential guide to the re...
Daily Life in the Medieval Islamic World (Daily Life Through History)
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ean: 9780872209343, isbn: 0872209342,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
"Lindsay gives an excellent overview of the medieval Islamic world. Intended for an audience with little or no background on this topic, the book offers a thorough introduction to the beginnings of Islam, its history up to the year 1300, and material...
Lehrprobe "beginn Und Ausbreitung Des Islam" (6. Klasse Gymnasium) (German Edition)
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mpn: 9783668734500, ean: 9783668734500, isbn: 366873450X,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
Unterrichtsentwurf aus dem Jahr 2014 im Fachbereich Geschichte - Didaktik, Note: 1,0, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: Diese Arbeit ist ein Unterrichtsentwurf zum Thema "Beginn und Ausbreitung des Islam" für eine 6.Klasse. Der G8-Lehrplan für das Fach G...
Taliban: Militant Islam, Oil, and Fundamentalism in Central Asia
By Brand: Thorndike Press
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sku: 100209584, ean: 9780786239900, isbn: 0786239905,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
Examines the Taliban and its form of Islamic fundamentalism, explains how the organization rose to power, and discusses its impact on Afghanistan and why the country has become a center for international terrorism....
The Islamic Enlightenment: The Struggle Between Faith and Reason, 1798 to Modern Times
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ean: 9781631493980, isbn: 1631493981,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
“The finest Orientalist of his generation” (Wall Street Journal) rewrites everything we thought we knew about the modern history of the Islamic world. In this “stylishly written, surprisingly moving chronicle” (Harper’s), Christopher de Bel...
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