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The Arabs in history

by Bernard Lewis

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arabs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBernard Lewis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS36.7 .L49 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1737829M
    ISBN 100192852582
    LC Control Number92043000

    Try - Albert Hourani, A History of the Arab Peoples: Updated Edition: A History of the Arab Peoples And also - Philip K. Hitti, History of The Arabs: History of the Arabs. ‘This concise, brilliant and erudite book is the product of wide reading, hard thinking and years of direct experience of the Middle East. The author, an international lawyer and Arabist, has managed to throw fresh light on 1, years of Arab history from the Prophet Muhammad to the Arab .

      The Arabs: A History by Eugene Rogan I bought this book after attending a talk by the author at the Oxford Literary Festival. It is a history of what started off as the Ottoman Empire from , told as much as possible from the Arabs' point of view - given that it is written by an occidental intellectual/5(). learnOVERVIEW OF THE CONTENTS:Despite its title, this book is less a history of "the Arabs" per se than of external attempts to govern them. The Arabs: A History The Marsh Arabs (Penguin Classics) The Arabs In The Golden Age (Peoples of the Past) The Ancient Black Hebrews and Arabs Crossing Mandelbaum Gate: Coming of AgeFile Size: KB.

    In this definitive history of the modern Arab world, award-winning historian Eugene Rogan draws extensively on Arab sources and texts to place the Arab experience in its crucial historical context for the first time. Tracing five centuries of Arab history, Rogan reveals that there was an age when the Arabs set the rules for the rest of the world. ix. PREFACE. A Literary History of the Arabs, published by T. Fisher Unwin in and twice re-issued without alteration, now appears under new auspices, and I wish to thank the Syndics of the Cambridge University Press for the opportunity they have given me of making it in some respects more accurate and useful than it has hitherto the present edition is .


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This is an exceptional book with a great bibliography and chronology of significant events in the /5. The Arabs: A History, by Eugene Rogan is a scholarly, detailed and oustanding (but eminently readable) review of Arab history from the time of the founding of the Caliphate and the Ottoman Empire in the early by:   Arabs: A 3,Year History by Tim Mackintosh-Smith – review A richly detailed chronicle of Arab language and culture offers thought-provoking parallels between past and present Ian Black.

A brief, readable account of the Arabs in history - ideal background reading for anyone interested in the current politics of the Arab world.

Bernard Lewis is one of the world's leading Islamicists An excellent introduction to the subject for students and general readers alike Overcopies sold worldwide to date. The Arabs in The Arabs in history book Their History from the Assyrians to the Umayyads.

The history of the Arabs in antiquity from their earliest appearance around BC until the first century of Islam, is described in this book. It traces the mention of people called Arabs in all relevant ancient sources and suggests a new interpretation of their history.4/5(2).

The Arabs: A History is panoramic view of years of Arab history, and as such, is both a challenge and a rewarding endevor to read. The ancient history was engaging, but the recent history was a review of what was once current events for this reader and particularly interesting.

Overall, it is an outstanding book in its genre/5. The history of the Arabs in antiquity from their earliest appearance around BC until the first century of Islam, is described in this book.

It traces the mention of people called Arabs in all relevant ancient sources and suggests a new interpretation of their history. The Arabs in History Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Phillip.L on April 6, Pages:   The Arabs: A History. by Eugene Rogan pp, Allen Lane, £ Early on in his book Eugene Rogan, who teaches the modern history of the Middle East, confesses that in "any free and fair election.

Now brought completely up to date, this classic study by one of the world's premier historians of the Middle East considers the achievement of the Arab peoples and their place in world history, from pre-Islamic times to the present-day.

In a concise and 5/5(1). Arabs in History. `Whoever lives in our country, speaks our language, is brought up in our culture and takes pride in our glory is one of us.' Thus ran a declaration of modern leaders of Arab states. In addition to his scholarly works, Lewis wrote several influential books accessible to the general public: The Arabs in History (), The Middle East and the West (), and The Middle East ().

In the wake of the Septem attacks, the interest in Lewis's work surged, especially his essay The Roots of Muslim :London, England. The Arabs: A History, by Eugene Rogan is a scholarly, detailed and oustanding (but eminently readable) review of Arab history from the time of the founding of the Caliphate and the Ottoman Empire in the early s/5().

“Superb. What really distinguishes this book from others is the sheer number of its insights into Arab history, all of which are tantalizing. There is also a poignancy to the telling of the complex story of the Arabs because of the circumstances Mackintosh-Smith finds himself in while writing, in virtual lock-down in Sana’a during the ongoing civil war and invasion of Yemen.

There are Arab states, and indeed a League of Arab states, but as yet no single Arab State, of which all Arabs are nationals. But if Arabism has no legal content, it is none the less real.

The pride of the Arab in his Arabdom, his consciousness of the bonds that bind him to other Arabs past and present, are no less intense. Download Ebook at Net Library. The Arabs in History. Book Title:The Arabs in History.

Now brought completely up to date, this classic study by one of the world's premier historians of the Middle East considers the achievement of the Arab peoples and their place in world history, from preIslamic times to the presentday.

The Arab conquests: 7th century: One of the most dramatic and sudden movements of any people in history is the expansion, by conquest, of the Arabs in the 7th century (only the example of the Mongols in the 13th century can match it).

The desert tribesmen of Arabia form the bulk of the Muslim natural ferocity and love of warfare, together with the sense of moral. Arabs in History by Lewis, Bernard and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at His most recent book, The Arabs: A History, came out in to widespread media attention, not least because it offered historical insight into why US efforts to promote democracy in the region have been met with such suspicion.

The Arabs in History Bernard Lewis. A brief, readable account of the Arabs in history - ideal background reading for anyone interested in the current politics of the Arab world.

Bernard Lewis is one of the world's leading Islamicists; An excellent introduction to the subject for students and general readers alike; Overcopies sold.I chose this book because I think the weight of history and the historical context is really important.

There have been a number of general histories of the Arab world. What Eugene Rogan does in this book is to provide a very well written, comprehensive and general history of the Arab world in modern times.The history of the Arabs begins in the mid-ninth century BC, which is the earliest known attestation of the Old Arabic language.

The Arabs appear to have been under the vassalage of the Neo-Assyrian Empire; they went from the Arabian Peninsula to Mauritania. Bowman, Alan K.; Champlin, Edward; Lintott, Andrew. The Cambridge Ancient History.