A vivid commentary on Jewish survival and Jewish speech communities that will be enjoyed by the general reader, and is essential reading for students and researchers interested in the study of Middle Eastern languages, Jewish studies, and sociolinguistics.
Handbook of Oriental Studies. Section 1: The Near and Middle East
This concise bilingual bibliography is a comprehensive list of Classical
Arabic texts on grammar, lexicography, adab, balāgha, metrics and poetry,
which have been edited from 1960 to 2000. Featuring about 1300 authors and
more than 4000 text editions this reference work is intended to serve as a
supplement to Brockelmann's GAL and to Sezgin's GAS. Research is
facilitated by indices of titles and modern editors. As this handbook is
unique in its kind it will be a basic source of information for Arabists
and scholars of other Semitic languages and literatures.