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Studies in a Masque (1883, 1893). By S. Lane-Poole. Reprint, Beirut: Khayats, 1966.

Sad b. MansāTgr ibn KammāTna's Examination of (the Inquiries into the Three Faitha Edited by Moshe Perlmann. University of California Press, Berkeley, 1967. pp. xii plus 119. $ 4.00.

Islamic Shiite Encyclopedia, Volume I. By Hassan Al-Amin. London: Luzac & Co., Ltd, 1967. 271 pp. 3.00.

L'Egypte Moderne, by Nada Tomiche. Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 1966 (No. 569 in Series entitled, “Que Sais-Je?” Le Point des Connaissances ActuelleS).

The Mgarian Insurrection: 1954–1962. By Edgar O'Ballance. Hamden, Conn, Archon Books, 1967. pp. 231. $ 7.00.

English-Arabic Dictionary of Political, Diplomatic and Conference Terms.

By M. Mansoor. McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., New York, 1961. pp. 352.

Al-LisāTn al-CArabi: Majallah dawryah lil-abhāTth al-lughawiyah wa-nashāTt al-tarjamah wa-al-ta rib al-alam al-carabi. Published by Al-Maktab al-dāTim li-tansq al-taCrib, al-tāTbiC li-jāTmicat al-duwal alcarabiyah. Rabat, Morocco, Vol. iv, for Rabic al-thāTn, 1386 (August, 1966). pp. 389.

The Contribution of Arabic Language to Ancient Civilization. By Abdul-Hak Fadil (CAbd al-Haqq FāTdil). Rabat: The Permanent Bureau of Arabisation in the Arab Counties, n.d. pp. 13.

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