Download e-book for iPad: A Cultural History of the Arabic Language by Sharron Gu

By Sharron Gu

ISBN-10: 0786470593

ISBN-13: 9780786470594

This background of literary Arabic describes the evolution of Arabic poetry and prose within the context of track, ritual functionality, the humanities and structure. The thousands-of-years-old language is likely to be extra hugely constructed and subtle than the other on earth.
This e-book makes a speciality of what's special approximately Arabic in comparison to different significant languages of the area (Greek, Latin, Hebrew, English and Spanish) and the way the special features of Arabic took form at a variety of issues in its historical past. The e-book offers a cultural heritage for knowing social and political associations and spiritual beliefs—more stimulated through the rhythms and depths of poetic language than different cultures—in the center East today.

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