By Clifford Edmund Bosworth
"The Encylcopaedia of Islam" (New version) units out the current kingdom of information of the Islamic global. it's a key to figuring out the realm of Islam, not just the faith itself but in addition the believers and the international locations within which they dwell. The paintings embraces articles on uncommon Muslims of all ages and land; on tribes and dynasties; at the crafts and sciences; on political and non secular associations; at the geography; ethnography; wildlife of some of the international locations and at the heritage, topography and monuments of the key cities and towns. This re-creation is released in double fascicules of 128 pages. 8 to 10 fasciculess make up one quantity. Upon final touch of a quantity, covrs and prelims are provided for binding.