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The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture by
Publication Date: 2009
This encyclopedia covers all aspects of Islamic art and architecture from the Middle East and Africa to Central and South East Asia. The A-Z entries cover every subject area and theme including artists, rulers, writers, ceramics, scupture, painting, calligraphy, and textiles.
Biographical Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East and North Africa by
Call Number: Reference (1st floor): R920.056 B52f
Publication Date: 2007
This two volume set includes more than 300 alphabetically arranged profiles of contemporary leaders who belong to various political, ethnic, and religious groups, as well as notable individuals associated with business, law, science, social issues, sports, entertainment, literature, and the fine and performing arts not well covered in other encyclopedias.