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Trevor E. Hilder* Book review of Debt: The First 5,000 Years by David Graeber. Hardcover: 544 pp. Published by Melville House; 1st edition July 2011. ISBN-10: 1933633867 - ISBN-13: 978-1933633862. Dimensions: 6.4" x 1.8" x 9.3". * * * Since the year 2008, the global financial system has lur...
British Prime Minister David Cameron, who arrived in Jeddah on November 6h, 2012, paid a historic visit to Dar Al-Hekma College in Jeddah, in the frame of his visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Figure 1: Prime Minister David Cameron holding the "1001 Inventions" b...
Table of contents 1. Introduction 2. The debate in historical sources 3. The legacy of Islamic medicine 4. The evidence from Islamic historical sources 5. Conclusion 6. Notes and references Note of the editor This article was first published in the Saudi Medical Journal 1986; 7 (1): 21...
The book published by Ashgate in December 2009 Arabic into Latin in the Middle Ages: The Translators and their Intellectual and Social Context is a collection of previously published articles by Charles Burnett on the transmission of Arabic learning to Europe. The book contains nine articles on some...

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