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Early Arabic Printed books from the British Library, 1475-1900 [electronic resource]

Publication:
Farmington Hills, MI, USA : Cengage Learning, Gale
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Website/Database
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Other Title:
Early Arabic Printed Books 1475-1900
Early Arabic Printed Books: Religion and Law
Early Arabic Printed Books: Sciences, History, and Geography
Early Arabic Printed Books: Literature, Grammar, Language, Catalogues and Periodicals
Subjects:
Arabic language -- books.
Arabic literature -- 1258-1800 -- Sources -- Databases.
Books -- Arabic -- History.
Books -- History -- 1475-1900.
Summary:
Early Arabic Printed Books from the British Library (1475-1900) is the first full-text searchable digital library of early printed books in Arabic script. Covering religious literature, law, science, mathematics, astrology, alchemy, medicine, geography, travel, history, chronicles, and literature, and including European translations of Arabic works and Arabic translations of European books, it exemplifies the long exchange of ideas and learning between Europe and the Arabic-speaking world. --Module 1: Religion and Law --Module 2: Sciences, History, and Geography --Module 3: Periodicals, Literature, Grammar, Language, Catalogues and General Works.
Notes:
Title from title screen (viewed Oct. 31, 2015).
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Edward Potts Cheyney Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Cengage Learning Gale.
Rosengarten Family Fund.
Edward Potts Cheyney Memorial Fund.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.