By Robert G. Hoyland

lengthy prior to Muhammed preached the faith of Islam, the population of his local Arabia had performed an incredible function in global background as either retailers and warriors
Arabia and the Arabs offers the single up to date, one-volume survey of the zone and its peoples, from prehistory to the arrival of Islam
Using a variety of assets - inscriptions, poetry, histories, and archaeological proof - Robert Hoyland explores the most cultural components of Arabia, from historical Sheba within the south, to the deserts and oases of the north. He then examines the foremost topics of
*the economy
*society
*religion
*art, structure and artefacts
*language and literature
*Arabhood and Arabisation
The quantity is illustrated with greater than 50 images, drawings and maps.

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