BOOK REVIEWS


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Books Reviewed in this Article:

El Islam Cristianizado: Estudio del “Sufismo” a Traves de las Obras de Abenarabi de Murcia. By Miguel Asin Palacios. Editorial Plutarco (S. A.), Madrid, 1931, pp. 543. 35 pesetos.

The Monetary System of Egypt. By Mohammed Ali Rifaat, B. Sc. (Econ.) London, George Allen and Unwin, Ltd., London, pp. 206. 7s. 6d.

The Accuracy of the Bible: the Stories of Joseph, the Exodus and Genesis confirmed and illustrated by Egyptian monuments and language. By A. S. Yahuda. E. P. Dutton and Co., New York, 1935. pp. xxxvii+226 with illustrations throughout the text. $3.00.

Sahara: The Great Desert. By E. F. Gautier. Authorized Translation by Dorothy Ford Mayhew, Librarian, Institute of Geographical Exploration, Harvard University, with a Foreword by Douglas Johnson. Columbia University Press, New York, 1935. pp. 264. $3.75.

The Magic Gate of the Sahara. By Angelo Piccioli, translated from the Italian by Angus Davidson. Methuen and Co., Ltd., London, 1935. pp. ix+306+24 plates+an endpaper sketch map of Tripolitania with inset of Tripoli and the Mensha. 12s.6d.

Persia: Romance and Reality. By O. A. Merritt-Hawkes. Ivor Nicholson and Watson, Ltd., London, 1935. pp. 327. 18 shillings.

Le Monde Oriental: Revue des études orientales, Tidskrift föTr orientaliska

Modern Trends in World-Religions. Edited by A. Eustace Haydon. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago. pp. xi. +250. $2.50.

The Origin of Religion. By Samuel M. Zwemer. Cokesbury Press, Nashville, Tennessee. pp. 256. $2.

Missions Wissenschaft. By H. W. Schomerus. Verlag Quelle and Meyer.

Der Islam und die Christliche Verkündigung: Eine Missionarische Untersuchung. By Gottfried Simon. C. Bertelsmann, Gütersloh, Germany. pp. 363. 7 M.

St. Thomas and the Problem of the Soul in the Thirteenth Century. By Anton C. Pegis, Ph. D. St. Michael's College, Toronto, 1934. pp. 212. $2.50.

De Islam en zijn Komst in den Archipel, Door Dr. W. F. Stutterheim. Groningen: J. B. Wolters, 1935. pp. 140. Price, 2.25 fl.

Nederlandsch Zendings jaarboek voor 1933–34, 1935–36. Zendings studieraad, Zeist, Holland, 1935. pp. 260.

Akhbär ar-Rädi wal-Muttaki from the Kitab al-Awrak of Abu Bakr Muhammad b. Yahya as-Suli. Edited by J. Hayworth Dunne. Luzac and Co., London, 1935. pp. 308. 12s.6d.

More Moves on an Eastern Chequerboard. By Sir Harry Luke. Lovat Dickson and Thompson, Ltd., London, 1935. pp. x+269+24 plates+an end paper map of the Near East. 12s. 6d.

The Family of the Founder of the Ahmadiyyah Movement. Compiled by Sufi Abdul Qadeer and revised by Mirza Basheer Ahmad. Qadian, Punjab, 1934. pp. 55.

Al-Andalus. Revista de las Escuelas de Estudios Árabes de Madrid y Granada; Directores, Miguel Asin Palacios y Emilio García Gómez; published semi-annually. Vol. 111, fascicule 1, pp. 232+9 pages of bibliography

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