A History of the Arab PeoplesBook - 2002
A History of the Arab Peoples covers not only political history, but also culture, society, economy and thought, in a work of profound and lasting importance. A distillation of the late Albert Hourani's lifetime of scholarship, it was a best-seller on first publication in 1991. This edition, updated by Malise Ruthven, includes such recent events as the on-going crisis in Iraq, the civil war in Algeria and the aftermath of September 11th.
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2002, c1991.
Edition: New ed.
Branch Call Number: 909. 0974927 HOU 2002
Characteristics: xviii, 566 p. : maps ; 22 cm.