The Concise Encyclopedia of Islam

الغلاف الأمامي
Harper & Row, 1989 - 472 من الصفحات
Nearly 1200 entries cover religious and ritual practices, prayer, prophets, sects, law, the calendar, social institutions, history, othnography, nationhood, calligraphy and art, languages, medicine, sciences, major cities, and centers of learning. Quotations and hitherto untranslated prayers with 45 color photographs.

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معاينة المستخدمين  - languagehat - LibraryThing

A readable and useful work, concentrating on the mystical side of things; it must be kept in mind that Glassé was a follower of René Guenon, with his, um, unusual ideas about "universal religion." قراءة التقييم بأكمله


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نبذة عن المؤلف (1989)

Born in 1944, Cyril Glasse is an American citizen of mainly Russian descent. He is currently an international lecturer on comparative religion, and is preparing a timeline of Islamic history (alongside other works). He is the author of The Berlitz Guide to Saudi Arabia, editor of A Pilgrim's Guide to Mecca for the Hajj Research Center of King Abd al-'Aziz University in Jeddah. He now lives in New York City, with his wife and son.

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