Classical Arabic stories: an anthology

Short fiction was an immensely innovative art in the medieval Arab world, providing the perfect vehicle for transmitting dazzling images of life and experiences as early as pre-Islamic times. These works also speak to the urbanization of the Arab domain after Islam, mirroring the bustling life of th...

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Other Authors: Jayyusi, Salma Khadra.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, 2010.