BOOK REVIEWS


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Book reviewed in this article:

Islam: A Survey of the Muslim Faith. By C. George Fry and James R. King.

Islam and the West: The Moriscos. A Cultural and Social History. By Anwar G. Chejne.

The Muslim Community in North America. Edited by Earle H. Waugh, Baha Abu-Laban, and Regula B. Qureshi.

Islam in India: Studies and Commentaries. Edited by Christian W. Troll.

The Afghan Connection: The Extraordinary Adventures of Major Eldred Pottinger. By George Pottinger.

Modern Arab Thought: Channels of the French Revolution to the Arab East. By Ra'?f Khūr?, translated by Iḣsān 'Abbās, edited by Charles Issawi.

The Palestinian Liberation Organisation: People, Power and Politics. By Helena Cobban.

The Zionist Connection II: What Price Peace? By Alfred M. Lilienthal.

Faith and Power: The Politics of Islam. By Edward Mortimer.

Sex and Society in Islam: Birth Control Before the Nineteenth Century. By B. F. Musallam.

Studies on Byzantium, Seljuks, and Ottomans: Reprinted Studies. Byzantina kai Metabyzantina, Vol. 2. By Speros Vryonis, Jr. Malibu

Society and Religion in Early Ottoman Egypt: Studies in the Writings of 'Abd al-Wahhab al-Sha'ran?. By Michael Winter.

Chants Musulmans en Peul. By J. Haafkens.

Love, Madness, and Poetry: An Interpretation of the Maǧnūn Legend. By As'ad E. Khairallah.

The Churches and Islam in Europe (II). By Jan Slomp and others.

The Republic of Lebanon: Nation in Jeopardy. By David C. Gordon.

I Speak for Lebanon. Kamal Joumblatt. Translated by Michael Pallis.

Issues in Islamic Banking: Selected Papers. By Muhammad Nejatullah Siddiqi.

The Memoirs of a Syrian Prince: Abu'l-Fidā', Sultan of Hamāh (672–732/1273–1331). Translated with an introduction by P. M. Holt.

Une Herméneutique de la Tradition Islamique: Le Commentaire des Arba'ūn al-Nawaw?ya de Muḣy? al-D?n Yaḣy? al-Nawaw? (m. 676/1277): Introduction, texte arabe, traduction, notes et index du vocabulaire. By Louis Pouzet.

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