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Garnet Publishing is an independent publishing company specializing in publications about the Arab world. We publish in the fields of architecture, art, cookery and travel, and also in the areas of culture, heritage and history of the Middle East and Islam.


  • A History of the Middle East

    A History of the Middle East

    From Antiquity to the Present Day

    By Georges Corm

    Contributions by: Hala Khawam

    Georges Corm's work on the contemporary Middle East, and the relationship between Europe and the Middle East, is essential reading. This concise account of the history of the Middle East from before Islam to the present day is...

    Paper - 9781859642207 - $ 34.95

  • Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism

    Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism

    Al-Risala al-qushayriyya fi 'ilm al-tasawwuf

    By Abu 'l-Qasim Al-Qushayri

    Contributions by: Alexander D. Knysh

    Written in 437/1045, Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism has served as a primary textbook for many generations of Sufi novices down to the present. The book gives an illuminating insight into the everyday lives of Sufi devotees of...

    Cloth - 9781859641859 - $ 95.00

  • Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism

    Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism

    Al-Risala al-qushayriyya fi 'ilm al-tasawwuf

    By Abu 'l-Qasim Al-Qushayri

    Contributions by: Alexander D. Knysh

    Written in 437/1045, Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism has served as a primary textbook for many generations of Sufi novices, down to the present. The book gives an illuminating insight into the everyday lives of Sufi devotees of...

    Paper - 9781859641866 - $ 34.95

  • An Essay by the Uniquely Wise 'Abel Fath Omar Bin Al-Khayyam on Algebra and Equations

    An Essay by the Uniquely Wise 'Abel Fath Omar Bin Al-Khayyam on Alge...

    Algebra wa Al-Muqabala

    By Omar Al-Khayyam

    Contributions by: Roshdi Khalil

    'Abel Fath Omar Bin Al-Khayam was a Persian mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, physician, and poet - most famous for his Rubaiyat, one of the classics of world literature. His work greatly influenced the development of mathematics, particularly analytical geometry, and was unsurpassed...

    Cloth - 9781859641804 - $ 69.95

  • An Essay by the Uniquely Wise 'Abel Fath Omar Bin Al-Khayyam on Algebra and Equations

    An Essay by the Uniquely Wise 'Abel Fath Omar Bin Al-Khayyam on Alge...

    Algebra wa Al-Muqabala

    By Omar Al-Khayyam

    Contributions by: Roshdi Khalil

    'Abel Fath Omar Bin Al-Khayyam - a Persian mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, physician, and poet - was most famous for his Rubaiyat, one of the classics of world literature. His work greatly influenced the development of mathematics, particularly analytical geometry, and was...

    Paper - 9781859641811 - $ 34.95

  • An Introduction to the Science of the Hadith

    An Introduction to the Science of the Hadith

    Kitab Ma'rifat Anwa' 'Ilm al-Hadith

    By Ibn Al-Salah Al-Shahrazuri

    Contributions by: Eerik Dickinson

    After the Qur'an itself, the hadith of the Prophet Muhammad form the most important foundation of Islamic thought. The hadith were accounts-usually brief-of the words and actions of the Prophet. As such, they were subjected to intense scrutiny...

    Paper - 9781859641583 - $ 34.95

  • Kings and Camels

    Kings and Camels

    An American in Saudi Arabia

    By Grant C. Butler

    First published in 1960, Kings and Camels is a straightforward account of how an American went to work in Saudi Arabia and came home to the US to realize how little the average American appreciated the strategic importance of Saudi Arabia and,...

    Paper - 9781859642009 - $ 34.95

  • Kings of Arabia

    Kings of Arabia

    The Rise and Set of the Turkish Sovranty in the Arabian Peninsula

    By Harold F. Jacob

    First published in 1923, Kings of Arabia examines the history of Yemen from the 17th century to the aftermath of the First World War. The book - written by Lieutenant Colonel Harold Fenton Jacob, a...

    Paper - 9781859641989 - $ 49.50

  • Life of the Prophet Muhammad - Volume 1

    Life of the Prophet Muhammad - Volume 1

    Al-Sira al-Nabawiyya

    By Ibn Kathir

    Contributions by: Prof. Trevor Le Gassick

    Compiled in the fourteenth century by a prominent Syrian scholar, this 4 Volume Set, translated in English, is a full examination, in chronological order, of the background, life and mission of the Prophet Muhammad.


    395 pages

    Publication Date: 1/1/2000
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9781859641422


    Paper - 9781859641422 - $ 34.95

  • Life of the Prophet Muhammad - Volume 2

    Life of the Prophet Muhammad - Volume 2

    Al-Sira al-Nabawiyya

    By Ibn Kathir

    Contributions by: Prof. Trevor Le Gassick

    Compiled in the fourteenth century by a prominent Syrian scholar, this 4 Volume Set, translated in English, is a full examination, in chronological order, of the background, life and mission of the Prophet Muhammad.


    393 pages

    Publication Date: 1/1/2000
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9781859641439


    Paper - 9781859641439 - $ 34.95