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The Arabs : a short history, Heinz Halm

Label
The Arabs : a short history
Title
The Arabs
Title remainder
a short history
Statement of responsibility
Heinz Halm
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909/.04927
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the German
LC call number
DS37.7
LC item number
.H3513 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Arabs : a short history, Heinz Halm
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pre-islamic Arabia -- Name and origin -- Ancient south Arabia -- Arabia in the Hellenistic period -- Arabs and Romans -- Arabia between Byzantines and Persians -- Old Arabic language, poetry, and script -- Arabia and Islam -- Arabia on the eve of Islam -- The prophet Muhammad -- The Arab-Islamic conquests -- The caliphate of the Umayyads (661-750) -- The Abbasid caliphate of Baghdad -- Al-'Arabiyya: high Arabic language and literature -- The Arab reception of antiquity -- Arabic numerals and the zero -- Arabization and Islamization -- The Mamluks -- The Arab world from 900 to 1500 A.D. -- Iraq -- Syria/Palestine -- Egypt -- The Maghreb and al-Andalus -- The Arab world from 1500 to 1800 -- The fertile crescent under Ottoman rule -- The Arabian peninsula -- Egypt -- The Maghreb -- The nineteenth century -- The Mashriq -- The Maghreb -- Strategies against European intervention: Europeanization, Islamic renewal, nationalism -- State building and independence in the twentieth century -- The first World War and the Mandatory period -- The Salafiyya and the Muslim brotherhood -- The Palestine question -- The second World War and the establishment of the Arab League -- The founding of Israel and the first Middle East war -- Ba'th party and Nasserism -- The Six-Day War (June 1967) -- The Sadat era (1970-1981): the October War, the Infitah, and the oil crisis -- The Lebanese Civil War (1975-1990) and the Iran-Iraq war (1980-1988) -- The 1990s: the first Intifada and the Gulf War -- The beginning of the twenty-first century -- The second Intifada -- The Iraq War in 2003 -- Bibliography -- Notes on pronunciation -- Index of personal names -- Maps
Control code
1057089
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9781558764163
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006029943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1057089
  • (Sirsi) 1057089
  • (OCoLC)71312894
Label
The Arabs : a short history, Heinz Halm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pre-islamic Arabia -- Name and origin -- Ancient south Arabia -- Arabia in the Hellenistic period -- Arabs and Romans -- Arabia between Byzantines and Persians -- Old Arabic language, poetry, and script -- Arabia and Islam -- Arabia on the eve of Islam -- The prophet Muhammad -- The Arab-Islamic conquests -- The caliphate of the Umayyads (661-750) -- The Abbasid caliphate of Baghdad -- Al-'Arabiyya: high Arabic language and literature -- The Arab reception of antiquity -- Arabic numerals and the zero -- Arabization and Islamization -- The Mamluks -- The Arab world from 900 to 1500 A.D. -- Iraq -- Syria/Palestine -- Egypt -- The Maghreb and al-Andalus -- The Arab world from 1500 to 1800 -- The fertile crescent under Ottoman rule -- The Arabian peninsula -- Egypt -- The Maghreb -- The nineteenth century -- The Mashriq -- The Maghreb -- Strategies against European intervention: Europeanization, Islamic renewal, nationalism -- State building and independence in the twentieth century -- The first World War and the Mandatory period -- The Salafiyya and the Muslim brotherhood -- The Palestine question -- The second World War and the establishment of the Arab League -- The founding of Israel and the first Middle East war -- Ba'th party and Nasserism -- The Six-Day War (June 1967) -- The Sadat era (1970-1981): the October War, the Infitah, and the oil crisis -- The Lebanese Civil War (1975-1990) and the Iran-Iraq war (1980-1988) -- The 1990s: the first Intifada and the Gulf War -- The beginning of the twenty-first century -- The second Intifada -- The Iraq War in 2003 -- Bibliography -- Notes on pronunciation -- Index of personal names -- Maps
Control code
1057089
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9781558764163
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006029943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1057089
  • (Sirsi) 1057089
  • (OCoLC)71312894

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