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Title:
The crusades through Arab eyes
Author:
Maalouf, Amin.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Schocken Books, [1984]

©1984
Physical Description:
293 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
General Note:
Translation of: Les croisades vues par les Arabes.

This translation first published in Great Britain by Al Saqi Books, London, in 1984.

Includes index.
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780805208986
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library DS38.6 .M3213 1984 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

The author has combed the works of contemporary Arab chronicles of the Crusades, eyewitnesses and often participants. He retells their story and offers insights into the historical forces that shape Arab and Islamic consciousness today.


Author Notes

AMIN MAALOUF was director of the weekly international edition of the leading Beirut daily an-Nahar, and was also editor-on-chief of Jeune Afrique.


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