Oriental philology and literature

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Hieroglyphs: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2004)

Hieroglyphs were far more than a language. They were an omnipresent and all-powerful force in...

Oral Poetry and Somali Nationalism: The Case of Sayid Mahammad 'Abdille Hasan

Oral Poetry and Somali Nationalism

The Case of Sayid Mahammad 'Abdille Hasan

Cambridge University Press (2009)

This book explores the influence of oral poetry on Somali politics.

Arabic-English Thematic Lexicon
Taylor and Francis (2007)

The Arabic-English Thematic Lexicon is an invaluable resource for all learners of Arabic. It...

The Universal Tree and the Four Birds
Anqa Publishing (2006)

Through the story of the universal tree, representing the complete human being, and the four birds,...

I Saw Ramallah
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2008)

WINNER OF THE NAGUIB MAHFOUZ MEDAL FOR LITERATURE A fierce and moving work and an unparalleled...

The Locust and the Bird: My Mother's Story
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2009)

In a masterly act of literary transformation, celebrated novelist Hanan al-Shaykh re-creates the...

A Primer on Ugaritic: Language, Culture and Literature

A Primer on Ugaritic

Language, Culture and Literature

Cambridge University Press (2007)

This book is an introduction to the language of the ancient city of Ugarit, first published in 2007.

Easy Arabic Reader
McGraw-Hill Education (2011)

The bestselling Easy Reader series, with its distinctive three-part structure that leads beginners...

The Book of the Thousand and One Nights (Vol 3)
Taylor and Francis (1986)

First published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Arabiyyat al-Naas (Part One): An Introductory Course in Arabic

Arabiyyat al-Naas (Part One)

An Introductory Course in Arabic

Taylor and Francis (2017)

‘Arabiyyat al-Naas (Part One) offers a groundbreaking introduction to Arabic as it is written and...