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A history of Muslim historiography

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The article was published on 1952-01-01 and is currently open access. It has received 160 citations till now. The article focuses on the topics: Historiography & Marxist historiography.

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Byzantium and the Early Islamic Conquests

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Economic Thought of Islam: Ibn Khaldūn

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Pots, people, and politics : a reconsideration of the role of ceramics in reconstructions of the Iron Age Northern Levant

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