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History of the Arabs from the earliest times to the present

Author: Philip K Hitti
Publisher: [London] Macmillan; [New York] St Martin's Press [1970]
Series: Macmillan international college editions
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 10th edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Einführung
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hitti, Philip Khuri, 1886-1978.
History of the Arabs from the earliest times to the present.
[London] Macmillan; [New York] St Martin's Press [1970]
(OCoLC)581278208
Online version:
Hitti, Philip Khuri, 1886-1978.
History of the Arabs from the earliest times to the present.
[London] Macmillan; [New York] St Martin's Press [1970]
(OCoLC)607638456
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip K Hitti
ISBN: 0333098714 9780333098714
OCLC Number: 94509
Description: xxiv, 822 pages illustrations, genealogical tables, maps 23 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. The pre-Islamic age --
The Arabs as Semites : Arabia the cradle of the Semitic --
The Arabian peninsula --
Bedouin life --
Early international relations --
The Sabean and other states of South Arabia --
The Nabataean and other petty kingdoms of North and central Arabia --
Al-Hijaz on the eve of the rise of Islam --
pt. 2. The rise of Islam and the Caliphal state --
Muhammad the prophet of Allah --
The Koran the book of Allah --
Islam the religion of submission to the will of Allah --
Period of conquest, expansion and colonization, A.D. 632-61 --
The conquest of Syria --
Al-Iraq and Persia conquered --
Egypt, Tripolis and Barqah acquired --
The administration of the new possessions --
The struggle between Ali and Muawiyah for the Caliphate --
pt. 3. The Umayyad and Abbasid empires --
The Umayyad Caliphate : Muawiyah establishes a dynasty --
Hostile relations with the Byzantines --
The zenith of Umayyad power --
Political administration and social conditions under the Umayyads --
Intellectual aspects of life under the Umayyads --
Decline and fall of the Umayyad dynasty --
The establishment of the Abbasid dynasty --
The golden prime of the Abbasids --
The Abbasid state --
Abbasid society --
Scientific and literary progress --
Education --
The development of fine arts --
Moslem sects --
The Caliphate dismembered : petty dynasties in the West --
Sundry dynasties in the East --
The collapse of the Abbasid Caliphate --
pt. 4. The Arabs in Europe : Spain and Sicily --
Conquest of Spain --
The Umayyad Amirate in Spain --
Civil disturbances --
The Umayyad Caliphate of Cordova --
Political, economic and educational institutions --
Petty states : fall of Granada --
Intellectual contributions --
Art and architecture --
In Sicily --
pt. 5. The last of the medieval Moslem states --
A Shiite Caliphate in Egypt : the Fatimids --
Life in Fatimid Egypt --
Military contacts between the East and West : the Crusades --
Cultural contacts --
The Mamluks, last medieval dynasty of Arab world --
Intellectual and artistic activity --
The end of Mamluk rule --
pt. 6. Ottoman rule and independence --
The Arab lands as Turkish provinces --
Egypt and the Arab crescent --
The changing scene : impact of the West.
Series Title: Macmillan international college editions
Responsibility: [by] Philip K. Hitti.

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