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Classical Arabic Biography: The Heirs of the Prophets in the Age of al-Ma'mun

Classical Arabic Biography

The Heirs of the Prophets in the Age of al-Ma'mun

US$30.50

This 2000 study explores the origins and development of classical Arabic biography.

Arab Economies in the Twenty-First Century
US$23.50

This book examines the relationship between demographic growth and economic development in eight...

Slaves on Horses: The Evolution of the Islamic Polity

Slaves on Horses

The Evolution of the Islamic Polity

US$41.50

An explanation of the Muslim phenomenon of slave soldiers, concentrating on the period AD 650–850.

Soldiers of God: With Islamic Warriors in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Soldiers of God

With Islamic Warriors in Afghanistan and Pakistan

First time in paperback, with a new Introduction and final chapter World affairs expert and...

Mediaeval Islamic Historiography and Political Legitimacy: Bal'ami's Tarikhnamah
US$59.95

The Tarikhnamah is a history of the world and the oldest surviving work of Persian prose. This book...

Subalterns and Social Protest: History from Below in the Middle East and North Africa

Subalterns and Social Protest

History from Below in the Middle East and North Africa

US$59.95

The articles in this collection provide an alternative view of Middle Eastern history by focusing on...

The Making of the Arab Intellectual: Empire, Public Sphere and the Colonial Coordinates of Selfhood

The Making of the Arab Intellectual

Empire, Public Sphere and the Colonial Coordinates of Selfhood

US$55.95

In the wake of the Ottoman Empire’s nineteenth-century reforms, as guilds waned and new professions...

Strategic Narratives, Public Opinion and War: Winning domestic support for the Afghan War

Strategic Narratives, Public Opinion and War

Winning domestic support for the Afghan War

US$48.95

This volume explores the way governments endeavoured to build and maintain public support for the...

Afghanistan from the Cold War through the War on Terror
US$15.29

Barnett Rubin has been one of the world's leading authorities on Afghanistan for over two decades,...

The Warrior State: Pakistan in the Contemporary World

The Warrior State

Pakistan in the Contemporary World

US$11.69

As the U.S. forces withdraw from Afghanistan, a Taliban victory in that besieged, long-suffering...