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The concise encyclopedia of Islam

Author: Cyril Glassé
Publisher: San Francisco : Harper & Row, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nearly 1200 entries cover religious and ritual practices, prayer, prophets, sects, law, the calendar, social institutions, history, othnography, nationhood, calligraphy and art, languages, medicine, sciences, major cities, and centers of learning. Quotations and hitherto untranslated prayers with 45 color photographs.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Glassé, Cyril.
Concise encyclopedia of Islam.
San Francisco : Harper & Row, 1989
(OCoLC)647114983
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cyril Glassé
ISBN: 0060631236 9780060631239 0905743652 9780905743653
OCLC Number: 18741072
Description: 472 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Cyril Glassé ; introduction by Huston Smith.

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Nearly 1200 entries cover religious and ritual practices, prayer, prophets, sects, law, the calendar, social institutions, history, othnography, nationhood, calligraphy and art, languages, medicine, sciences, major cities, and centers of learning. Quotations and hitherto untranslated prayers with 45 color photographs.

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