The Islamic-Frankish Conflict Over Palestine During the Middle Ages


An anthology of fourteen papers by Arab and international scholars on life in Jerusalem and Palestine during the Crusader period.

(Including translations from English)

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About the Author(s)

Edited by:Hadia Dajani-Shakeel,Burhan Dajani

Dr. Hadia DAJANI-SHAKEEL, a graduate of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, is former Associate Professor of Near & Middle Eastern Civilization at the University of Toronto.

Burhan DAJANI (1921 - 2000) was a prominent economist, academic, intellectual, and man of letters. He was a founding member of the Board of Trustees of the Institute for Palestine Studies, a member of the Economic Advisory Council of the League of Arab States, and served for over fifty years as General Secretary of the General Union of Arab Chambers of Commerce, Industry, and Agriculture. Considered one of the most significant Arab intellectuals of his generation, Dajani was characterized by the diversity of his scholarly concerns and his broad cultural interests. Dajani died in Amman on 15 September 2000.


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