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The Resource Arabia and the Arabs : from the Bronze Age to the coming of Islam, Robert G. Hoyland

Arabia and the Arabs : from the Bronze Age to the coming of Islam, Robert G. Hoyland

Label
Arabia and the Arabs : from the Bronze Age to the coming of Islam
Title
Arabia and the Arabs
Title remainder
from the Bronze Age to the coming of Islam
Statement of responsibility
Robert G. Hoyland
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a survey of the Arab region and its peoples from prehistory to the coming of Islam. Using a wide range of sources-- inscriptions, poetry, histories, and archaeologicar evidence-- Robert Hoyland explores the main cultural areas of Arabia, from ancient Sheba in the south to the deserts and oases of the north. Also examines economy, society, religion, art, architecture and artifacts, language and literature, and Arabhood and Arabisation
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Arabia and the Arabs : from the Bronze Age to the coming of Islam, Robert G. Hoyland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 256-315) and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • Society
  • 6.
  • Religion
  • 7.
  • Art, architecture and artefacts
  • 8.
  • Language and literature
  • 9.
  • Arabhood and Arabisation
  • 1.
  • East Arabia
  • 2.
  • South Arabia
  • 3.
  • North and central Arabia
  • 4.
  • Economy
Control code
45958089
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 324 p.
Isbn
9780415195355
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001019298
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Arabia and the Arabs : from the Bronze Age to the coming of Islam, Robert G. Hoyland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 256-315) and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • Society
  • 6.
  • Religion
  • 7.
  • Art, architecture and artefacts
  • 8.
  • Language and literature
  • 9.
  • Arabhood and Arabisation
  • 1.
  • East Arabia
  • 2.
  • South Arabia
  • 3.
  • North and central Arabia
  • 4.
  • Economy
Control code
45958089
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 324 p.
Isbn
9780415195355
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001019298
Other physical details
ill., maps

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