By Tarif Khalidi
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print Publication Year:1994
Online Publication Date:November 2009
In a work that surveys an entire tradition of historical thought and writing across a span of eight-hundred years, Tarif Khalidi examines how Arabic-Islamic culture of the premodern period viewed the past, how it recorded it, and how it sought to answer the many complex questions associated with the discipline of history.
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