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Recent Content

Author: 
Minna Rozen
Reviewer: 
Sara Nur Yildiz

Yildiz on Rozen, 'History of the Jewish Community in Istanbul: The Formative Years, 1453-1566'


Minna Rozen. History of the Jewish Community in Istanbul: The Formative Years, 1453-1566. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2002. xix + 414 pages. $155.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-12530-8.

Reviewed by Sara Nur Yildiz (Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilization, University of Chicago)
Published on H-Mideast-Medieval (March, 2003)

Author: 
Julia Clancy-Smith, ed.
Reviewer: 
David J. Wasserstein

Wasserstein on Clancy-Smith, 'North Africa, Islam and the Mediterranean World: From the Almoravids to the Algerian War'


Julia Clancy-Smith, ed. North Africa, Islam and the Mediterranean World: From the Almoravids to the Algerian War. London and Portland, Ore.: Frank Cass, 2001. 202 pp. $41.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7146-8184-9; $41.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7146-5170-5.

Reviewed by David J. Wasserstein (Department of Middle Eastern and African History, Tel Aviv University)
Published on H-Mideast-Medieval (February, 2003)

Author: 
Robert S. Lopez, Irving W. Raymond
Reviewer: 
Glaire D. Anderson

Anderson on Lopez and Raymond, 'Medieval Trade in the Mediterranean World: Illustrative Documents'


Robert S. Lopez, Irving W. Raymond. Medieval Trade in the Mediterranean World: Illustrative Documents. Records of Western Civilization Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2001. xiii + 472 pp. $79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-12357-0.

Reviewed by Glaire D. Anderson (History, Theory, and Criticism of Architecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Published on H-Mideast-Medieval (November, 2002)

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