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Salah al-Deen al-Ayyubi

Dear All,  I have a colleague who is looking for a biography of the sultan that discusses his interaction with the Crusaders, specifically his handling of the knights he held and then released for ransom. Would appreciate any/all suggestions. Thank you. Cheers, Kamran   
Kamran Bokhari
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Arkansas State University - Tenure track Assistant Professor, History



DePauw University - Middle Eastern History, Term Position



Tel Aviv University - Tenured or tenure-track position in the History of the Arab Middle East of the 20th



University of California - Berkeley - Lecturers - Various Fields of History - Department of History

Call for Papers and Panels: ASMEA Seventh Annual Conference

The Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) is currently seeking paper proposals and panel proposals for presentation at the Seventh Annual ASMEA Conference being held October 30 - November 1, 2014 in Washington, DC. 

Call for Papers:

1 poste d’assistant-e d’arabe - Université de Genève


Faculté des lettres, Université de Genève

met au concours :

1 poste d’assistant-e d’arabe


Conditions :

Etre en possession d’une maîtrise en langue et littérature arabes ou d'une licence ès lettres, avec l'arabe comme branche principale. Avoir un projet de recherche en cours et s’engager à inscrire une thèse dans le domaine des études arabes au Département MESLO. Prouver une très bonne connaissance de l’arabe classique et moderne.


Cahier des charges :

Il s’agit d’un poste à 7/10e qui passera à 10/10e dès la troisième année.