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  1. Colloquial Hungarian

    The Complete Course for Beginners, 3rd Edition

    By Carol Rounds, Erika Solyom

    Series: Colloquial Series

    COLLOQUIAL HUNGARIAN is easy to use and completely up to date! Specially written by experienced teachers for self-study or class use, the course offers a step-by-step approach to written and spoken Hungarian. No prior knowledge of the language is required. What makes COLLOQUIAL HUNGARIAN your...

    Published April 6th 2011 by Routledge

  2. The Dickens Encyclopaedia

    Routledge Library Editions: Charles Dickens Volume 8

    By Arthur L. Hayward

    This is the standard reference guide to the works of Charles Dickens. The material is arranged alphabetically, in dictionary style, and provides a quick means of reference to the plots of the novels and to all the characters and places mentioned in the novels. There are also useful explanatory...

    Published December 14th 2010 by Routledge

  3. The Days of Dickens: A Glance at Some Aspects of Early Victorian Life in London

    Routledge Library Editions: Charles Dickens Volume 7

    By Arthur L. Hayward

    These chapters deal with the life of London from the early 1830’s to the mid-1860’s. The book mainly focuses on the social life of the day, but also deals with the blacker side of London and travel and country life....

    Published December 6th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Caliphs and their Non-Muslim Subjects

    A Critical Study of the Covenant of 'Umar

    By A S Tritton

    Originally published in 1939. After the death of Muhammad his community was ruled by three caliphs who kept their capital as Medina, the City of the Prophet. Under the rule of the caliphs those who did not confess the Muslim faith were under certain restrictions both in public and private life....

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  5. Islamic Medicine

    By Muhammad Salim Khan

    Originally published in 1986, this volume deals with the historical, philosophical and psychological concepts found in Islamic medical practices, and covers Islamic ideas on physiological, pathological, curative and preventative medicine. This was the first systematic study of Islamic medicine...

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  6. Studies on the Civilization of Islam

    By H.A.R. Gibb

    Originally published in 1962, this book presents important studies on the history, literature and religion of the Islamic peoples as well as an appraisal of contemporary intellectual currents in the Middle East. Part I interprets the basic political and cultural development in medieval Islam, set...

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  7. Aspects of Islamic Civilization

    As Depicted in the Original Texts

    By A J Arberry

    Originally published in 1964, this volume gathers together extracts from many of Arberry’s best-known works and supplements them with a selection of previously unpublished translations. The material therefore presents a vivid picture of the richness and variety of Islamic civilization from its...

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  8. The Pen and the Faith

    Eight Modern Muslim Writers and the Qur'an

    By Kenneth Cragg

    What is happening in Islam is of concern to more than Muslims. The Qur’an is the prime possession of Muslims: how then, are they reading and understanding their sacred Book today? This volume, originally published in 1985, examines eight writers from India, Egypt, Iran and Senegal. Their way with...

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  9. Muslim Law

    An Historical Introduction to the Law of Inheritance

    By Alexander David Russell

    This volume, orginally published in 1925, outlines the historical development of the Muslim law of inheritance in pre-Islamic Law. It discusses the ranking of heirs and guardians, reforms introduced by Muhammad, subsequent development of the law, and rise of the orthodox schools. ...

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  10. Science, Democracy and Islam

    And other essays

    By Humayun Kabir

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Sustainable Buildings
    Edited by Rohinton Emmanuel
    To Be Published July 25th 2014
  2. Education Since 1800
    By Ivor Morrish
    To Be Published August 15th 2014
  3. A Social History of Education in England
    By John Lawson, Harold Silver
    To Be Published August 15th 2014
  4. Education in the Second World War: A Study in policy and administration
    By Peter Gosden
    To Be Published August 15th 2014
  5. English Primary Education and the Progressives, 1914-1939
    By R J W Selleck
    To Be Published August 15th 2014

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