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Gibb, H. A. R. (Hamilton Alexander Rosskeen) 1895-1971

Overview
Works: 471 works in 1,800 publications in 11 languages and 19,667 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Biography  Encyclopedias  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Reference works  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Composer, Other, Redactor, Contributor, wpr, Honoree
Classifications: DS37, 297.09
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Mohammedanism; an historical survey by H. A. R Gibb( Book )

174 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shorter encyclopaedia of Islam by H. A. R Gibb( Book )

100 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arabic literature: an introduction by H. A. R Gibb( Book )

64 editions published between 1926 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Islamic society and the west. A study of the impact of western civilization on Moslem culture in the near east by H. A. R Gibb( Book )

147 editions published between 1950 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies on the civilization of Islam by H. A. R Gibb( Book )

62 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and Turkish and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen articles dealing with a wide range of topics from Sufism and the Koran to law and literature of the Islamic society
The Encyclopaedia of Islam by H. A. R Gibb( Book )

32 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes articles on Muslims of every age and land, on tribes and dynasties, on the crafts and sciences, on political and religious institutions, on the geography, ethnography of the various countries and on the history, topography and monuments of the major towns and cities. Its scope encompasses the old Arabo-Islamic empire, the Islamic countries of Iran, Central Asia, the Indian sub-continent and Indonesia, the Ottoman Empire and all other Islamic countries
The travels of Ibn Baṭṭūṭa, A.D. 1325-1354 by Ibn Batuta( Book )

123 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The Damascus chronicle of the Crusades by Abū Yaʻlá Ḥamzah ibn Asad Ibn al-Qalānisī( Book )

45 editions published between 1932 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arabs: their history and future by Jacques Berque( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a watershed in the study of the contemporary Middle East by Western man. It is an exciting book but not one to be read quickly and easily. It is complex, even at times obscure, because the Middle East is complex and obscure. This from the preface, the front page of which is one of my uploaded photos
The life of Saladin : from the works of ʻImād ad-Dīn and Bahāʼ ad-Dīn by H. A. R Gibb( Book )

16 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arab conquests in Central Asia by H. A. R Gibb( Book )

31 editions published between 1923 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whither Islam? A survey of modern movements in the Moslem world by H. A. R Gibb( Book )

37 editions published between 1932 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arabic and Islamic studies in honor of Hamilton A.R. Gibb by George Makdisi( Book )

11 editions published in 1965 in English and Multiple languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concise encyclopedia of Islam by H. A. R Gibb( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Old and New Testaments in Muslim religious art by Thomas Walker Arnold( Book )

6 editions published between 1932 and 1980 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saladin : studies in Islamic history by H. A. R Gibb( Book )

13 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arabs by H. A. R Gibb( Book )

23 editions published between 1940 and 1967 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... describes the effect of the impact of the West upon this huge cluster of Arab lands and the re-awakening of Arab self-consciousness and Arab Nationalism."--Page 2
Galen on medical experience by Galen( Book )

4 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The encyclopaedia of Islām; a dictionary of the geography, ethnography and biography of the Muhammadan peoples( Book )

8 editions published in 1970 in English and Arabic and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Encyclopaedia of Islam First Edition Online (EI1) was originally published in print between 1913 and 1936. The demand for an encyclopaedic work on Islam was created by the increasing (colonial) interest in Muslims and Islamic cultures during the nineteenth century. The scope of the Encyclopedia of Islam First Edition Online is philology, history, theology and law until early 20th century. Such famous scholars as Houtsma, Wensinck, Gibb, Snouck Hurgronje, and Lévi-Provençal were involved in this scholarly endeavor. The Encyclopedia of Islam First Edition Online offers access to 9000 articles."
Turkestan down to the Mongol invasion by V. V Bartolʹd( Book )

19 editions published between 1928 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academician Barthold's famous work begins in the late 7th century with the Muslim invasions of what became Russian Central Asia and carries the history of the region through the period of Abbasid centralization, that of the rise of local Muslim dynasties and successive phases of Turkish dominance down to the arrival of Chingiz Khan in the early 13th. Barthold's mastery of the historical and geographical sources and his sound critical judgement were remarkable and 'Turkestan' remains a basic work of reference for the area it covers. The book first appeared in St Petersburg in 1900 in the form o
 
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The Encyclopaedia of Islam
Alternative Names
Gīb, Hāmīlton 1895-1971

Gīb, Hamīltūn 1895-1971

Gib, Hamiltun A.R.

Gīb, Hāmīltūn Ā. R. 1895-1971

Gibb, Ch.A.R. 1895-1971

Gibb H. 1895-1971

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Gibb, Hamilton Alexander Rosskeen

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Гибб, Гамильтон Александр Роскин 1895-1971

Гибб, Гамильтон Александр Росскин

Гибб Х. 1895-1971

Гибб Х. А. Р. 1895-1971

Гибб, Хамильтон Александр Роскин 1895-1971

Хамилтън Гиб

גיב, המילטון אלכסנדר רוסקין 1895-1971

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جب، ه.‌ا.‌ر 1895-1971 سيد،

جب، ه.‌ا.‌ر. (هاملتون ألكسندر روسكن)، سيد، 1895-1971

‏جب، هاملتون‏ ‏1895-1971.

جب، هاملتون، 1895-1971 سير،

جب، هاملتون آ. ر.

جب، هاملتون، السير، 1895-1971

جب، هاملتون الكسندر روسكين

جيب، هاملتون، 1895-1971 سير،

جيب، هاملتون، السير، 1895-1971

جيب، هاملتون الكسندر روسكين

جيب، هاميلتون آ. ر.، 1895-1971

كب، 1895-1971 سير،

كب، السير، 1895-1971

هـ. أ. ر. جيب، 1895-1971 سير،

هـ. أ. ر. جيب، السير، 1895-1971

هاملتون ألكسندر روسكن جب، 1895-1971

هاملتون جب

همیلتون الکساندر روسکین گیب

گیب هامیلتون 1895-1971

ہملٹن الیگزینڈر روسکین گب

ギブ, H. A. R.

ギブ, ハミルトン・A. R

ギブ ハミルトン A. R 1895-1971

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Shorter encyclopaedia of IslamStudies on the civilization of IslamThe Encyclopaedia of IslamThe travels of Ibn Baṭṭūṭa, A.D. 1325-1354The Damascus chronicle of the CrusadesWhither Islam? A survey of modern movements in the Moslem worldConcise encyclopedia of Islam