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Voices from the desert [electronic resource] / [edited by] P. Marcel Kurpershoek.

Publication:
Leiden ; New York : Brill, 2005.
Series:
Studies in Arabic literature ; v. 17.
Oral poetry and narratives from Central Arabia ; 5.
Studies in Arabic literature, 0169-9903 ; v. 17
Oral poetry and narratives from Central Arabia ; 5
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (445 p.)
Subjects:
Dialect poetry, Arabic -- Saudi Arabia -- Najd -- Translations into English.
Dialect poetry, Arabic -- Saudi Arabia -- Najd.
Arabic poetry -- 20th century -- Translations into English.
Arabic poetry -- 20th century.
Dialect poetry, Arabic -- Saudi Arabia -- Najd -- History and criticism.
Arabic poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Oral tradition -- Saudi Arabia -- Najd.
Dawāsir (Arab tribe).
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
The Voice from the Desert is the fifth and concluding volume of the Corpus Poetry & Narratives from Central Arabia. It presents a consolidated Glossary and the Indices for the entire series. In a Preface the author looks back on his twenty years of research in Arabian oral culture.
Contents:
Preface; Introduction to the Glossary; Glossary (Indices); Note to the Indices; Index of Subjects; Index of Tribal Names; Index of Proper Names; List of Recordings
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
Kurpershoek, P. M.
ISBN:
1-280-86818-X
9786610868186
1-4294-5330-3
90-474-0763-6
1-4337-0556-7
OCLC:
171561732
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