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Israel Oriental studies. II / editorial board, M.J. Kister [and others].

Kister, M. J., 1914-
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Tel Aviv : Tel Aviv University, 1972.

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473 pages, 7 unnumbered pages of plates : facsimiles, map ; 25 cm.


"In memoriam Samuel Miklos Stern, 1920-1969."


Samuel M. Stern / Richard Walzer -- Maimonides' "four perfections" / Alexander Altman -- Discharges from service, banishments and imprisonments in Mamluk society / David Ayalon -- The cryptic name of the scribe Abraham b. Yom Tov ha-Cohen / M. Beit-Arié -- Marginalia semitica II / Joshua Blau -- Ibn Abil-Isbas text of the Kitab al-Badi of Ibn al-Mutazz / S.A. Bonebakker -- The syntactic background of Arabic nouns with prefix ma-, and related syntactic phenomena / M.M. Bravmann -- Some Ayyubid and Mamluk documents from non-archival sources / W.M. Brinner -- Addenda sur Al-Djazari / Claude Cahen -- The four empires in the fourth Sibyl and in the Book of Daniel / David Flusser -- The temple of Multan / Yohanan Friedmann -- L'emploi de la marque de l'accusatif -n avec le complement d'object direct en amharique / Olga Kapeliuk -- Haddithu an bani israila wa-la haraja / M.J. Kister -- Libri cum characteribus ex nulla materia composits / Ott Kurz -- The conversion of Egypt to Islam / I.M. Lapidus -- The rise of the Azafids of Ceuta / J.D. Latham -- A Hebrew poem from Italy on the slave trade / Zvi Mlachi -- A propos d'une inscription arameenne d'Asoka / J. de Menasce -- The north-Mesopotamian Aramaic script-type in the late Parthian period / Joseph Naveh -- Daniyal-nama and its linguistic features / Amnon Netzer -- Notes on the position of Jewish physicians in Medieval Muslim countries / Moshe Perlmann -- An Arabic summary of a lost work of John Philoponus / Shlomo Pines -- Beiträge zur islamischen Literaturgeschichte IV / M.M. Plessner -- Hebrew zāḥal / Chaim Rabin -- The world of Sinuhe -- A.F. Rainey -- Books in the private letters of the Geniza / A. Scheiber -- Some notes on the notion of ilja (constraint) in Mutazilite Kalam / Michael Schwarz -- Das Todesdatum des Ibn an-Nadim / Rudolf Sellheim -- Qumran and Iran : further considerations / Shaul Shaked -- Ibn Hindu, le medecin et la musique / Amnon Shiloah -- Ugaritic Marginalia III / Edward Ullendorff -- Le Maarig al quds fi madarig marifat al-nafs attribue a al-gazali et les ecrits d'Ibn Sina / Georges Vajda.

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English, French and Arabic.


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