Arabs in History.

|Whoever lives in our country, speaks our language, is brought up in our culture and takes pride in our glory is one of us.' Thus ran a declaration of modern leaders of Arab states. But what exactly is an Arab, and what has been their place in the course of human history?In this well-establishe...

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Main Author: Lewis, Bernard.
Format: Electronic
Published: Oxford : OUP Oxford, 2002.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Contents; List of Maps; Introduction; 1 Arabia Before Islam; 2 Muhammad and the Rise of Islam; 3 The Age of the Conquests; 4 The Arab Kingdom; 5 The Islamic Empire; 6 'The Revolt of Islam'; 7 The Arabs in Europe; 8 Islamic Civilization; 9 The Arabs in Eclipse; 10 The Impact of the West; Chronological Table; Notes; Guide to Further Reading; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z.