DOI:​10.1017/cbo9780511519659
Corpus ID: 152332585
Modern Arabic Literature
P. Starkey
Published 2006
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This is a succinct introduction to modern Arabic literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Designed primarily as an introductory textbook for English-speaking undergraduates, it will also… Expand
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