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  • Grammarians and Grammatical Theory in the Medieval Arabic Tradition

    1st Edition

    By Ramzi Baalbaki

    Professor Baalbaki deals here with the Arabic grammatical tradition and the analytical methods of the medieval Arab grammarians. The essays included open new perspectives on the most authoritative work on Arabic grammar, Sibawayhi's tome or Kitab, on the relation between grammatical study and other…

    Hardback – 2004-02-17
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • The Holocaust

    Critical Concepts in Historical Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Cesarani

    Since the end of the 1980s the field of Holocaust studies has burgeoned, diversified, and experienced a series of important controversies. Drawing on the best research of the past sixty years, this collection brings together the most significant secondary literature on the Nazi persecution and mass…

    Hardback – 2004-01-29
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

  • Collected Writings of Gordon Daniels

    1st Edition

    By Gordon Daniels

    Originally a student of Meiji Japan, Gordon Daniels is widely known for his work on the Pacific War and the Occupation of Japan, with particular regard to the world of communications in film and propaganda as well as Japanese sport. He has also been closely involved with the post-war era of…

    Hardback – 2004-01-29
    Routledge
    Collected Writings of Modern Western Scholars on Japan

  • Collected Writings of J. Thomas Rimer

    1st Edition

    By J. Thomas Rimer

    Widely acknowledged as the doyen of twentieth-century Japanese literature, fine art and the performing arts, as well as being renowned for his translations of Zeami and Mori Ogai. Collected Writings of J.Thomas Rimer brings together in whole or in part much of Rimer's prodigious output in these…

    Hardback – 2004-01-29
    Routledge
    Collected Writings of Modern Western Scholars on Japan

  • Collected Writings of J. A. A. Stockwin

    Part 1, 1st Edition

    By J.A.A. Stockwin

    The volume opens with a detailed autobiographical sketch of the author's original 'meeting with Japan', which began in 1961after taking up a post at ANU, Canberra (the result of a successful response to an advert in the Manchester Guardian). After twenty-one years in Australia, Arthur Stockwin…

    Hardback – 2004-01-29
    Routledge
    Collected Writings of Modern Western Scholars on Japan

  • The Great Game

    Britain and Russia in Central Asia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sir Martin Ewans

    The Great Game: Britain and Russia in Central Asia is a collection of key works written in the course of the nineteenth century, when Central Asia was the focus of a political and diplomatic confrontation between Britain and Russia.While the confrontation lasted, commentators on both sides wrote…

    Hardback – 2003-11-20
    Routledge

  • Early Explorations of Russia

    1st Edition

    By Marshall Poe

    It was only during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries that western Europeans discovered the lands now known as Russia. Travellers to these lands published their discoveries for an interested and curious public, revealing details of a country very different from what Western Europeans were used…

    Hardback – 2003-10-23
    Routledge

  • The History of Tibet

    1st Edition

    By Alex McKay

    This major work provides a virtually complete resource base for the academic study of Tibetan social, political, and religious history, including the development of our understanding of the reality behind the colourful images of Tibet as 'Shangri-La'. This work will thus be of particular interest…

    Hardback – 2003-07-17
    Routledge

  • Theology, Ethics and Metaphysics

    Royal Asiatic Society Classics of Islam, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hiroyuki Mashita

    This collection of classic works, originally published under the auspices of the Royal Asiatic Society, includes an introduction by Professor Edmund Bosworth, and a preface by Professor Anthony Stockwell. Primary texts include works by F. Rosen, W.F. Thompson, C.E. Sachau, R.A. Nicholson,…

    Hardback – 2003-02-20
    Routledge
    Royal Asiatic Society Books

  • The History of the Mohammedan Dynasties in Spain

    1st Edition

    By Ahmed ibn Mohammed al Makkari

    This is the original History of the Mohammedan Dynasties of Spain reprinted from the first edition of 1840-43. A masterpiece of typography in its own right, it is an early, ingenious and fascinating history of Muslim Spain. One hundred and fifty years on, it represents the foundations of our modern…

    Hardback – 2002-10-24
    Routledge
    Royal Asiatic Society Books

  • Early European Writings on Ainu Culture

    Religion and Folklore, 1st Edition

    By Kirsten Refsing

    This five volume set contains a number of texts on Ainu religious beliefs as seen through the eyes of foreign visitors to Hokkaido. Other texts included are translations or re-tellings of Ainu folk tales and other orally transmitted literature, which - to the extent that they are accurately…

    Hardback – 2002-08-29
    Routledge

  • Records of Han Administration

    1st Edition

    By Dr Michael Loewe, Michael Loewe

    The first volume is a survey and discussion of the inscriptions on about 700 wooden strips found in the excavations at Edsen-gol, being records of the official Han administration concerned largely with military organisation. The second volume sets out the evidence itself.…

    Hardback – 2002-05-23
    Routledge

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