A guide to the scholarly and literary production of Muslim writers of West Africa, other than Nigeria,including both biographies of scholars and lists of their writings.
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John O. Hunwick, Ph.D. in Islamic Studies, University of London, 1974, is Professor of History and Professor of Religion, Northwestern University. He has publishedArabic Literature of Africa, Vol. II: The Writings of Central Sudanic Africa, (1995) andTimbuktu and the Songhay Empire, (1999).
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Book Description Brill, Netherlands, 2003. Hardback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. The fourth volume of Arabic Literature of Africa deals with the scholarly and literary production of authors from Mali, Senegal, Guinea, Niger, and Ghana, from earliest times to the present day. The work is arranged both regionally and chronologically, and writers are grouped within chapters according to ethnic, scholarly, or religious affiliations. A biography of each author is given where possible, before the list of his or her writings. For each author is given a list of known writings, with details of existing manuscript copies, published editions and translations. There are indexes of authors, titles, first lines of poetry, and a general index, as well as a bibliography of all works referred to in the volume. An initial overview and chapter introductions provide an outline history of Islamic learning in the region. Bookseller Inventory # TNP9789004124448
Book Description BRILL, 2003. Hardback. Book Condition: NEW. 9789004124448 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. For all enquiries, please contact Herb Tandree Philosophy Books directly - customer service is our primary goal. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0123571
Book Description see description. Book Condition: New. This item might Printed on Demand, please check. ISBN: 9789004124448. Publisher : BRILL. Author : John Hunwick. Publication date: 01-May-2003. Binding: Hardback. Number of pages: 838. Bookseller Inventory # HGB-10690
Book Description Brill Academic Pub, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P119004124446