Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

This volume consists of articles written since 1969 on the Arabic dialects and oral literature of the Arabian peninsula and neighbouring areas. They are the result of research in the field beginning in in 1969 in Khuzistan in south-west Persia and continuing through Southern Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Qatar. The studies cover a continuous area of Central and Eastern Arabia concentrating on the speech of tribal groups including the Mutair, Dhafir and al-Murrah Bedouin tribes, shepherd tribes settled cultivators, Mi'dan Marsh Arabs and Kawawila. All of the studies rely on the use of passages from the oral tradition of the Bedouin and people of Najd and include prose and poetry excerpts.

Buy Arabian Diversions book by Bruce Ingham from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780863721977
ISBN-10: 0863721974
Format: Hardback
(235mm x 155mm x 23mm)
Pages: 210
Imprint: Ithaca Press
Publisher: Garnet Publishing Ltd
Publish Date: 10-Dec-1996
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Arabian Diversions book by Bruce Ingham and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Author Bruce Ingham

English-Lakota Dictionary by Bruce Ingham

English-Lakota Dictionary

Paperback, February 2016
$63.89
North East Arabian Dialects Mono by Bruce Ingham

North East Arabian Dialects Mono

Paperback, February 2016
$63.89
Languages of Dress in the Middle East by Bruce Ingham

Languages of Dress in the Middle East

Hardback, July 1997
$222.30