By Robert G. Hoyland
Arabia and the Arabs presents the one up to date, one-volume survey of the quarter and its peoples, from prehistory to the arriving of Islam
Using a variety of resources - inscriptions, poetry, histories, and archaeological proof - Robert Hoyland explores the most cultural components of Arabia, from historic Sheba within the south, to the deserts and oases of the north. He then examines the main issues of
*art, structure and artefacts
*language and literature
*Arabhood and Arabisation
The quantity is illustrated with greater than 50 pictures, drawings and maps.
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