By B., Ch. Pellat, and J. Schacht (eds). The Lewis

"The Encylcopaedia of Islam" (New variation) units out the current country of data of the Islamic global. it's a key to knowing the area of Islam, not just the faith itself but additionally the believers and the nations during which they reside. The paintings embraces articles on unusual Muslims of all ages and land; on tribes and dynasties; at the crafts and sciences; on political and non secular associations; at the geography; ethnography; wildlife of some of the nations and at the background, topography and monuments of the main cities and towns. This new version is released in double fascicules of 128 pages. 8 to 10 fasciculess make up one quantity. Upon crowning glory of a quantity, covrs and prelims are provided for binding.

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