A Grammar of Classical Arabic / Edition 3

A Grammar of Classical Arabic / Edition 3

by Wolfdietrich Fischer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300084374

ISBN-13: 9780300084375

Pub. Date: 07/28/2001

Publisher: Yale University Press

This concise and well-organised grammar of classical Arabic, here translated from its original German into English for the first time, provides students of Arabic with a highly useful reference tool. While brief enough to be used with efficiency, the book is also rich in content and thorough in its coverage. Beginning- or advanced-level students working on classical…  See more details below

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This concise and well-organised grammar of classical Arabic, here translated from its original German into English for the first time, provides students of Arabic with a highly useful reference tool. While brief enough to be used with efficiency, the book is also rich in content and thorough in its coverage. Beginning- or advanced-level students working on classical texts and styles will find this grammar quick to use, reliable, and up-to-date. More than just a translation into English, this edition of Wolfdietrich Fischer's Grammar of Classical Arabic includes many revisions and additions provided by Rodgers. In particular, the chapter on syntax offers numerous new text examples and other improvements. The bibliography has been updated to include significant recent contributions to the field of classical Arabic grammar and linguistics. Translated by Jonathan Rodgers with attention to both accuracy and readability, this book is an accessible reference tool that every student of classical Arabic will want to have on hand.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300084375
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
07/28/2001
Series:
Yale Language Series
Edition description:
Third Revised Edition
Pages:
354
Sales rank:
1,251,037
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.94(d)

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