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DownloadThe City BesiegedPDF

DownloadThe City BesiegedPDF

by Israel Eph’al Exploring the military, legal, social and literary aspects of ancient warfare, this study examines the multifaceted nature of the siege phenomenon in the Ancient Near East. by Djelal Kadir Memos from the Besieged City argues for the institutional and cultural relevance of literary study through foundational figures, […]

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Read OnlineAfter One Hundred YearsPDF

Read OnlineAfter One Hundred YearsPDF

by Andrea Lermer, Avinoam Shalem This book is the first comprehensive study of the path-breaking exhibition “Meisterwerke muhammedanischer Kunst” held in Munich in 1910. It offers new ideas and unpublished material on the exhibition’s historical context, organization, display, reception in the West and its later influence on the study of […]

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DownloadChristian-Muslim RelationsPDF

DownloadChristian-Muslim RelationsPDF

by David Richard Thomas, Barbara Roggema, Juan Pedro Monferrer Sala Christian-Muslim Relations, a Bibliographical History 1 (CMR1) is the first part of a general history of relations between the faiths from the seventh century to the present. It covers the period from 600 to 1500, when encounters took place through […]

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DownloadTrading PlacesFull Book

DownloadTrading PlacesFull Book

by Maartje Van Gelder This book deals with the Netherlandish merchant community in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Venice. It examines the merchants commercial activities, their social and communal relations, as well as their interaction with the Venetian state, which was accustomed to protect its own trade. The Netherlandish merchants in Venice, […]

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DownloadThe City BesiegedPDF

DownloadThe City BesiegedPDF

by Israel Eph’al Exploring the military, legal, social and literary aspects of ancient warfare, this study examines the multifaceted nature of the siege phenomenon in the Ancient Near East. by Mark S. Smith Warfare exerts a magnetic power, even a terrible attraction, in its emphasis on glory, honor, and duty. […]

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DownloadTreatise on Zoology - Anatomy, Taxonomy, Biology. The Gregarines (2 vols)PDF

DownloadTreatise on Zoology – Anatomy, Taxonomy, Biology. The Gregarines (2 vols)PDF

by Isabelle Desportes, Joseph Schrével Gregarines are apicomplexans and exclusively parasites of invertebrates. After the basic publication in the Traité de Zoologie by Grassé in 1953, this second edition is proposed to update the knowledge with information provided by new technologies such as electron microscopy, biochemistry and molecular biology and […]

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