A History of the Arab Peoples
on Amazon One of the most distinguished scholars of the Arab world and the Middle East tells the story. By Albert Hourani.
on Amazon Having spent five years exploring and wandering the deserts of Arabia, the British author (1910-2003) provides deep insights into the nomad...
Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange
on Amazon Dating from at least a millennium ago, these are the earliest-known Arabic short stories. Resembling those in The Arabian Nights, these cha...
Offers English translations of all the chapters in the Quran. Invaluable for understanding the meaning behind the Arabic inscriptions you will encounter throughout your trip.