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This paper provides an Arabic text and English introduction on the holy works and literature of the Yezidi faith.
Publisher: Gorgias Press LLC
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SKU (ISBN): 978-1-61143-496-5
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Publication Status: In Print

Series: Analecta Gorgiana 902
Publication Date: Jan 3,2013
Interior Color: Black
Trim Size: 6 x 9
Page Count: 50
Languages: English, Arabic, Kurdish
ISBN: 978-1-61143-496-5
$41.00

This paper, reprinted from the American Journal of Semitic Studies, contains a short Arabic manuscript pertaining to the Yezidi faith. The manuscript consists of information on the life of Yezidi chief saint Sheikh 'Ali, the Sacred Books (Book of Revelation and the Black Book), and appendices containing other relevant primary sources. The texts and accompanying English-language introduction serve as a useful contribution to the debates on the origin of the Yezidis.

This paper, reprinted from the American Journal of Semitic Studies, contains a short Arabic manuscript pertaining to the Yezidi faith. The manuscript consists of information on the life of Yezidi chief saint Sheikh 'Ali, the Sacred Books (Book of Revelation and the Black Book), and appendices containing other relevant primary sources. The texts and accompanying English-language introduction serve as a useful contribution to the debates on the origin of the Yezidis.

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