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New Voices of Arabia
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Anthony Calderbank
Categories: Arabic literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

The formation of Saudi Arabia in 1932, with the unification of the two Kingdoms of the Hejaz and Nejd, not only unified parts of the Arabian peninsula which had until then remained disparate, loosely related ethnic and tribal groupings, but also led to the development of a distinct Saudi Arabian
New Voices of Arabia: The Short Stories
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Abdulaziz Al-Sebail, Anthony Calderbank
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-15 - Publisher: I.B. Tauris

The formation of Saudi Arabia in 1932, with the unification of the two Kingdoms of the Hejaz and Nejd, not only unified parts of the Arabian peninsula which had until then remained disparate, loosely related ethnic and tribal groupings, but also led to the development of a distinct Saudi Arabian
Voices of Arabia
Language: en
Pages: 117
Authors: Ted J. Gorton
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Eland Pub Limited

Even before Islam, poetry was at the heart of Arabic culture. It developed wherever Arabic came to be spoken, from Damascus to Fez, Baghdad to Cairo, as well as in the Arabian heartland. This book takes us on a poetic journey through the classical age of Arabic poetry, from the
Voices of Arabia
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Eid Al-Yahya
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-13 - Publisher: Gilgamesh PressLtd

Arabia's life before the oil boom years is probably best known to international audiences through the works of Wilfred Thesiger, the remarkable British explorer famous for his narrative and photography of the Empty Quarter. But the account from the perspective of his Arab traveling companions, Bin Kabina, Bin Kabisha, and
New Voices of Arabia: The Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Saad Al-Bazei
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-15 - Publisher: I.B. Tauris

Annotation. Bringing together three generations of poets, this anthology reflects the broad spectrum of Saudi poetry over the last half century or more.