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A Paradise in the Desert: Iram at the Intersection of One Thousand and One Nights, Qur’anic Exegesis, and Arabian History

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTo the Madbar and Back Again
Subtitle of host publicationStudies in the languages, archaeology, and cultures of Arabia dedicated to Michael C.A. Macdonald
EditorsAhmad Al-Jallad, Laïla Nehmé
Place of PublicationLeiden
StatePublished - Nov 2017

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NameStudies in Semitic Languages and Linguistics
ISSN (Print)0081-8461

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