A History of the Arab Peoples: With a New Afterword by Albert Hourani

By Albert Hourani

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Upon its ebook in 1991, Albert Hourani’s masterwork used to be hailed because the definitive tale of Arab civilization, and have become either a bestseller and an quick vintage. In a breathtaking view encompassing twelve centuries of Arab historical past and tradition, Hourani brilliantly illuminated the folk and occasions that experience essentially formed the Arab world.

Now this seminal publication comes in an multiplied moment variation. famous Islamic pupil Malise Ruthven brings the tale modern from the mid-1980s, together with such occasions because the Gulf struggle; civil unrest in Algeria; the switch of management in Syria, Morocco, and Jordan; and the aftermath of the occasions of September eleven, 2001.

The terrorist assaults within the usa, ongoing concern in Iraq, and renewed violence among Israelis and Palestinians all underscore the necessity for a balanced and well-informed figuring out of the Arab global, and make this insightful heritage of the Arab peoples extra very important than ever.

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Since the Writers Guild strike, Web-based storytelling has expanded exponentially and the Internet has become a site for the distribution of Web series created by established industry producers as well as amateurs and creators from marginalised groups. For example, television series creators such as Battlestar Galactica producer Ron Moore (2004) have launched Web content to supplement and extend television storylines, while television producer Joss Whedon launched Dr Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog (2008) to great acclaim.

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