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Editor: Baldauf, Ingeborg; Gammer, Moshe; Loy, Thomas

Bukharan Jews in the 20th Century

History, Experience and Narration

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 240 p., hardback
45,00 €

Although the Jews of Central Asia have a long, eventful and fascinating history, the community of the Bukharan Jews attracted very little attention from researchers until...

Series: Iran – Turan Volume: 09
Editor: von Kries, Alf

Wege zum Lebenssinn

Religiöse und philosophische Orientierung in Zeiten lebensbedrohlicher Krankheit. Für Betroffene und Angehörige

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 88 p., paperback / softback
12,90 €

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Im Mittelpunkt dieses Bandes stehen verschiedene religiöse und philosophische Sichtweisen. Sie geben Anregungen...

Damir-Geilsdorf, Sabine

Die »nakba« erinnern

Palästinensische Narrative des ersten arabisch-israelischen Kriegs 1948

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 360 p., hardback
59,00 €

For Palestinians, the term nakba (catastrophe) subsumes the events within the context of the first Arab-Israeli war in 1948, immediately after the foundation of the state of...

Skilling, Peter; Pakdeekham, Santi

Pali Literature Transmitted in Central Siam

A catalogue based on the Sap Songkhro

13.0 x 21.0 cm, 470 p., paperback / softback
22,00 €

„Pali Literature Transmitted in Central Siam“ is a manual of Pali literature. It gives the titles of 529 texts, the majority inscribed on palm-leaf, dealing with Buddhism and...

Skilling, Peter; Pakdeekham, Santi

Pali and Vernacular Literature Transmitted in Central and Northern Siam

13.0 x 21.0 cm, 574 p., paperback / softback
28,00 €

„Pali and Vernacular Literature Transmitted in Central and Northern Siam“ is a preliminary survey of the pre-modern literature of Central and Northern Siam. Based on old records,...

Soerensen, Per K.; Dolma, Sonam

Rare Texts from Tibet

Seven Sources for the Ecclesiastic History of Medieval Tibet

22.5 x 29.7 cm, 412 p., hardback
36,00 €

A preliminary perusal of a puplished set of rare and old bKa’-brgyud-pa manuscript texts that recently surfaces in Lhasa - collected and published under the cover-title „dPal ’Bri...

Leypold, Christina

Bankettgebäude in griechischen Heiligtümern

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 368 p., hardback
82,00 €

The consumption of sacrificial meat was a central part of Greek cult festivals. People used to dine outdoors or in temporary structures specifically built for the festivals....

Editor: Ritter, Markus; Kauz, Ralph; Hoffmann, Birgitt

Iran und iranisch geprägte Kulturen

Studien zum 65. Geburtstag von Bert G. Fragner

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 476 p., cloth
110,00 €

From ancient times, 'Iranianate' cultures and the Persian language had a significant role beyond the borders of Iran: in the lands of the Near & Middle East, Central Asia as far...

Series: Beiträge zur Iranistik Volume: 27
del Río Sánchez, Francisco

Catalogue des manuscrits de la fondation Georges et Mathilde Salem (Alep, Syrie)

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 352 p., hardback
98,00 €

The library of the George & Mathilde Salem Foundation (Aleppo, Syria) is one of the most important private collections of manuscripts in the Syrian Arab Republic. It contains 547...

Bräm, Andreas

Neapolitanische Bilderbibeln des Trecento

Anjou-Buchmalerei von Robert dem Weisen bis zu Johanna I.

22.5 x 31.5 cm, 1056 p., hard cover with dust jacket
248,00 €

Presented in this book are Latin Bibles that were illuminated during the reign of King Robert of Anjou (1309-1343) and his successor Joanna I of Naples. (1343-1382). The focus is...

Editor: Frevel, Christian; von Hesberg, Henner

Kult und Kommunikation

Medien in Heiligtümern der Antike

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 468 p., paperback / softback
42,00 €

Media research has become a common subject and method for various academic fields. But there is, so far, no such study dealing with media research in the field of archaeology....

Editor: Seeliger, Hans Reinhard
Revised by: Krumeich, Kirsten

Archäologie der antiken Bischofssitze I

Spätantike Bischofssitze Ägyptens

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 176 p., hardback
49,00 €

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Mehr als einhundert Bischofssitze sind in Ägypten gegen Ende der Spätantike historisch bezeugt. Doch welche...

Timm, Stefan

Paket Timm TAVO B 41/1-7

349,00 €

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Diese Sammlung führt in sechs Bänden und einem Indexband die wichtigsten ägyptischen Orte auf, an denen es nach...

Sidorko, Clemens P.

Dschihad im Kaukasus

Antikolonialer Widerstand der Dagestaner und Tschetschenen gegen das Zarenreich (18. Jahrhundert bis 1859)

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 520 p., hardback
82,00 €

From an early stage the fight of the Muslim people of the Northern Caucasus against the advancing Russian empire coincided with religious reform movements. The study examines the...

Series: Kaukasienstudien Volume: 10
Editor: Tubach, Jürgen; Arafa, Mustafa
In cooperation with: Vashalomidze, Sophia

Inkulturation des Christentums im Sasanidenreich

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 324 p., hardback
69,00 €

This volume is the edition of various contributions to the subject of Inculturation of Christianity in other cultures. Under various aspects, they all discuss the phenomenon for...

Vonderstein, Mirko

Der Zeuskult bei den Westgriechen

22.0 x 29.0 cm, 256 p., paperback / softback
29,90 €

This volume compiles for the first time a comprehensive survey of different ways and cults of worship of Zeus in the Magna Graecia and Sicily. The author uses all available...

Series: Palilia Volume: 17
Editor: Zimmermann, Michael

Buddhism and Violence

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 254 p., paperback / softback
29,90 €

One of the aims of this volume is to provide material, based on critical, unbiased research illustrating the fact that, at particular moments in their history and in certain...

Mekacher, Nina

Die vestalischen Jungfrauen in der römischen Kaiserzeit

22.0 x 29.0 cm, 272 p., paperback / softback
45,00 €

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In dieser Studie werden erstmals sämtliche Zeugnisse zur Geschichte der stadtrömischen Vestalinnen von der...

Series: Palilia Volume: 15
Ambros, Arne A.; Procházka, Stephan

The Nouns of Koranic Arabic Arranged by Topics

A Companion Volume to the “Concise Dictionary of Koranic Arabic”

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 128 p., hardback
39,00 €

This dictionary undertakes, for the first time, to group the substantives and adjectives in the Arabic Koran by topics, with glosses in English. The categories are partly derived ...

Editor: Nauerth, Claudia; Altripp, Michael

Architektur und Liturgie

Akten des Kolloquiums vom 25. bis 27. Juli 2003 in Greifswald

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 348 p., hardback
98,00 €

This book unites most of the papers which were held during the colloquium „Architecture and Liturgy“ in Greifswald in 2003. The articles are dealing with the relationship of...