Genius of Arab Civilization

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NYU Press, Mar 1, 1992 - Social Science - 306 pages
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This edition is filled with nearly 100 illustrations. It contains essays by such top scholars as Oleg Grabar, Abdelhammid I. Sabra, and Mounah A. Khouri on the Arab role and influence in Islamic Culture, literature, philosophy, history, architecture and art, science, technology,trade, and commerce.

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A very interesting and well written book. Detailed overview re historic develeopment, literature, music, sciences, trade and commerce. About 25 monographs and many illustrations. A perfect introduction for everyone who is interested in Saudi Arabia and/or other Arab countries. Read full review

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About the author (1992)

John R. Hayes is Director of the Executive Committee of the Middle East Institute, director of the Arab-American cultural Foundation, Director of the International College in Beirut, and a member of the Board of Advisors of the Center for contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University.

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