The Oxford encyclopedia of the Islamic world

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Oxford University Press , New York, N.Y
Islam -- Encyclopedias, Islamic countries -- Encyclop
Other titlesOxford encyclopedia of the modern Islamic world.
StatementJohn L. Esposito, editor in chief.
ContributionsEsposito, John L.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS35.53 .O96 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22542541M
ISBN 139780195305135
LC Control Number2008040486

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Available as searchable text in HTML format. Access restricted to subscribing institutions. Also known as. Encyclopedia of the Islamic world Related names. Editor in Chief. Natana J. DeLong-Bas is the author of Shariah: What Everyone Needs to Know (), Islam: A Living Faith (), Wahhabi Islam: From Revival and Reform to Global Jihad (rev.translated into Arabic, Russian, and French), Notable Muslims: Muslim Builders of World Civilization and Culture () and Women in Muslim Family Law (), Editor-in.

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