Rida Said
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Sabah Kabbani
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-04 - Publisher: Haus Pub.

Like many founding fathers, Rida Saïd (1876-1946) lived a cosmopolitan life before taking on his monumental contribution to building the modern nation of Syria. Born in Damascus in 1876, Said trained as a medical doctor in Istanbul and Paris. As a young man, he served as a field doctor with
All the Year Round
Language: en
Authors: Sabah Kabbani
Categories: English literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1866 - Publisher:

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A Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Language: en
Pages: 1186
Authors: Monier Monier-Williams
Categories: English literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1872 - Publisher:

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Truth of a Betrayer
Language: en
Pages: 672
Authors: Nathalie M.L. Römer
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-24 - Publisher: Emerentsia Publications

The coastal city of Achellon is one of the last strongholds of Keldarra. It is protected by Magi, who seemingly keep it safe from attack by Wolf Riders. When they arrive at the city they are greeted with suspicion, doubt, fear. Marrida already knows what fate awaits her in the
The Weather in the Icelandic Sagas
Language: en
Pages: 167
Authors: Bernadine McCreesh
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-15 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

The descriptions of the weather in medieval Icelandic sagas have long been considered unimportant, mere adjuncts to the action. This is not true: the way the weather is depicted can give us an insight into the minds of medieval Icelanders. The first part of this book illustrates how the Christian