The Middle East and Islamic World Reader
  • Author : Marvin E. Gettleman
  • Release Date : 02 December 2022
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 380
  • ISBN 13 : UOM:39015056792818
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An anthology of documents and contemporary scholarship traces the history of the core Islamic lands from their Golden Age to today, revealing the Muslim world's multi-faceted societies, political systems, key figures, and relationships with outside groups. Original.

The Middle East and Islamic World Reader

The Middle East and Islamic World Reader

Author : Marvin E. Gettleman,Stuart Schaar
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : History
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An anthology of documents and contemporary scholarship traces the history of the core Islamic lands from their Golden Age to today, revealing the Muslim world's multi-faceted societies, political systems, key figures, and relationships with outside groups. Original....

The Middle East and Islamic World Reader

The Middle East and Islamic World Reader

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“The many facets of Middle Eastern history and politics are admirably represented in this far-ranging anthology” (Publishers Weekly). In this insightful anthology, historians Marvin E. Gettleman and Stuart Schaar have assembled a broad selection of documents and contemporary scholarship to give a view of the history of the peoples from ...

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