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The Muqaddimah : an introduction to history /

: Includes indexes.
Translation of the author's introduction (Muqaddimah) to his Kitāb al-ʻibar. : 3 volumes : illustrations ; 27 cm.

Published 1985
The return of the Caliphate to Baghdad /

: Translation of extracts from : Tārīkh al-rusul wa-al-mulūk. : xxii, 239 pages ; 24 cm. : Includes bibliographical references (pages [209]-218) and index. : 0873958764

Published 2007
Knowledge triumphant : the concept of knowledge in medieval Islam /

: In Knowledge Triumphant , Franz Rosenthal observes that the Islamic civilization is one that is essentially characterized by knowledge ( 'ilm ), for 'ilm is one of those concepts that have dominated Islam and given Muslim civilization its distinctive shape and complexion.' There is no branch of Muslim intellectual and daily life that remained untouched by the all-pervasive attitude towards 'knowledge' as something of supreme value for Muslim being. With a new foreword by Dimitri Gutas.
: Previously published: 1970. With new introduction. : 1 online resource. : Includes bibliographical references and index. : 9789047410959 : Available to subscribing member institutions only.