The Venture of Islam, Volume 3: The Gunpowder Empires and Modern Times

Product Description The Venture of Islam has been honored as a magisterial work of the mind since its publication in early 1975. In this three-volume study, illustrated with charts and maps, Hodgson traces and interprets the historical development of Islamic civilization from before the birth of Muhammad to the middle of the twentieth century. This…

The Lessons Of Modern War: Volume I: The Arab-israeli Conflicts, 1973-1989

Product DescriptionPart of a three-volume study of the military events and lessons of major international conflicts. The series covers a range of topics from combatants and terrain to chemical, biological and nuclear weapons. This volume covers the Arab-Israeli conflicts that have plagued the region since 1973. The Lessons Of Modern War: Volume I: The Arab-israeli…

The Venture of Islam, Volume 2: The Expansion of Islam in the Middle Periods

Product Description The Venture of Islam has been honored as a magisterial work of the mind since its publication in early 1975. In this three-volume study, illustrated with charts and maps, Hodgson traces and interprets the historical development of Islamic civilization from before the birth of Muhammad to the middle of the twentieth century. This…

Records of Dubai 1761-1960 8 Volume Set

Product DescriptionEight volumes comprising approximately 5000 pages provide a wide-ranging sequence of key historical documents, evidence of the origins and development of the modern city and Emirate of Dubai. This new document collection makes available for study authentic original documents – reproduced in facsimile – including political correspondence and reports, letters to and from the…