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The Muqaddimah: An Introduction to History - Ibn Khaldūn, Ibn, and Dawood, N J (Editor), and Rosenthal, Franz (Translated by)
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The Muqaddimah , often translated as Introduction or Prolegomenon, is the most important Islamic history of the premodern world. Written by the great fourteenth-century Arab scholar Ibn Khald???n (d. 1406), this monumental work laid down the foundations of several fields of knowledge, including philosophy of history, sociology, ethnography, and economics. The first complete English translation, by the eminent Islamicist and interpreter of Arabic literature Franz Rosenthal, was published in three volumes in 1958 as part of ...

The Muqaddimah: An Introduction to History 2004, Princeton University Press, Princeton

ISBN-13: 9780691120546

2005 edition Abridged

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