Book reviewed in this article:

Succession in the Muslim Family. By N. J. Coulson.

The Legacy of Islam, Second Edition. Edited by the late Joseph Schacht with C. E. Bosworth.

Saladin: Studies in Islamic Hittory. By Hamilton A. R. Gibb. Edited by Ynsuf Ibish.

Islam under the Crusaders: Colonial Survival in the Thirteenth-Century Kingdom of Valencia. By Robert Ignatius Burns.

Society and Political Structure in the Arab World. Edited by Menahem Mileon.

The Middle East: A Political and Economic Survey, 4th edition. Ed. by Peter Mansfield.