History of the Arab Peoples

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Grand Central Publishing, 1991 - History - 551 pages
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Encyclopedic and panoramic in its scope, this fascinating work chronicles the rich spiritual, political, and cultural institutions of Arab history through 13 centuries.

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Engaging and informative history writing. - Goodreads
Hard to read as a non-adherent. - Goodreads
... a nice overview of Arab/Muslim history... - Goodreads
Hourani is a gifted writer and scholar. - Goodreads
Great intro to a complicated topic. - Goodreads
... really good overview over the general history. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Simon - Goodreads

read it during undergrad. really good overview over the general history. writing style is not really involving but information wise a treasure. Read full review

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User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

A good overview, but it lacked some of the depth I would have liked about certain events. Oh well... I guess that's what the 26 page bibliography is for. Read full review

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