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The Origins of Modern Arabic Fiction

Matti Moosa - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 455 pages
The first edition of this book, completed in 1970, was hailed as a major contribution to scholarship on the development of Arabic fiction in the 19th and early 20th centuries ...
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The Early Novels of Naguib Mahfouz: Images of Modern Egypt

Matti Moosa - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 322 pages
"An invaluable contribution to our understanding of Mahfouz and a full, descriptive survey of novels by the Egyptian Nobel Prize-winning writer. It bridges the gap for non ...
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The Maronites in History

Matti Moosa - History - 2005 - 404 pages
Addresses what the author identifies as a Maronite crisis of identity in the Lebanese cultural context. Offering a historical perspective on the whole of Maronite heritage and ...
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A History of Shi'i Islam

Farhad Daftary - Religion - 2013 - 336 pages
Shi'i Muslims have played a crucial role, proportionally greater than their relative size, in furthering the civilizational achievements of Islam. Indeed, the Shi'i scholars ...
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The A to Z of Islam

Ludwig W. Adamec - Religion - 2009 - 520 pages
There is both unity and variety in the Islamic world. Muslims are not a homogeneous people who can be explained solely by their normative texts: the Koran and the Sunnah ...
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Islamic Beliefs and Practices

Britannica Educational Publishing - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2009 - 176 pages
Islam is the second most followed religion on Earth, with more than one billion practicing Muslims around the globe. However, few Westerners fully understand the beliefs of the ...
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