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Social Science Islamic Studies

Books on Asia from the Near East to the Far East

by (author) Eleazar Birnbaum

University of Toronto Press
Initial publish date
Dec 1971
Islamic Studies, Research, Bibliographies & Indexes, General
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This is a selected, annotated list of some 2,000 books on Asia in English and French currently in print, chosen with the aim of providing a long-term historical perspective for the general reader. The list is presented in four main parts: Asia as a whole; the Islamic world; India, South and Southeast Asia; the Far East. Subdivisions cover such topics as: general and reference works; history, social science, and law; history of literature; literature in translation; religion and ideas; arts, crafts, architecture, and science; and the lands in modern times.

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Eleazar Birnbaum is a professor emeritus in the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations at the University of Toronto.

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