The Lakhmids of Hira: Sons of the Water of Heaven by Yasmine ZahranThe Lakhmids of Hira: Sons of the Water of Heaven by Yasmine Zahran

The Lakhmids of Hira: Sons of the Water of Heaven

byYasmine ZahranForeword byProfessor Robert Hoyland

Paperback | April 11, 2014

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The first Lakhmids are thought to have emigrated from Yemen in the second century. Establishing their empire across what is now Iraq and Syria, and bordering the lands of the Persians and the Ottomans, the Lakhmids were a major force among the great pre-Islamic Arab peoples.InThe Lakhmids of Hira, Yasmine Zahran brings her lively yet informed style to bear on a hitherto unjustly neglected dynasty of Arabia's history. Introduced by Robert Hoyland, PhD, with a chronology and a detailed bibliography,The Lakhmids of Hira is a required addition to the shelves of any Arabist or Middle East historian.
Yasmine Zahran: Yasmine Zahran - Author of Philip the Arab: A Study in Prejudice and Septimius Severus: Countdown to Death. Born in Ramallah, Palestine, she was educated at Columbia University, New York, and the University of London, and received a doctorate in archaeology at the Sorbonne, Paris. She worked at UNESCO for a number of ye...
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Title:The Lakhmids of Hira: Sons of the Water of HeavenFormat:PaperbackDimensions:190 pages, 8.75 × 5.5 × 0.88 inPublished:April 11, 2014Publisher:Gilgamesh Publishing Ltd.Language:English

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ISBN - 10:1908531282

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